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Brazil elections: Lula attempts to sway pro-Bolsonaro evangelicals with commitment letter

The leftist presidential candidate has vowed to protect religious liberty while in office. Lula's right-wing opponent, incumbent President Jair Bolsonaro, receives strong support from protestants.

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