Outgoing Brazilian leader appears to have left Brazil for Florida

There are signs that outgoing Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro may not attend the inauguration of the new leader, who has traveled to the US state of Florida as a political opponent of outgoing Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is about to take office.

Leftist President-elect Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva is set to be inaugurated on Sunday.

Multiple officials are said to have been given permission to meet with Bolsonaro in Miami in January to provide security and advice, according to local reports.

A Brazilian military plane left the country’s capital, Brasilia, for Orlando, Florida, according to a website that tracks flights. cbs and the Associated Press.

Associated Press Report Brazil’s vice president, General Hamilton Mourao, said he had taken over as president. Signs Bolsonaro is traveling and has left the country.