Deputy Minister of civil society of Brazil Robert Alvim will leave his post. This is due to his quoting of the propaganda Minister of Nazi Germany Joseph Goebbels.
the Official publication is not yet ready, but the decision to dismiss has already been taken. It is reported TASS, citing the press service of the Ministry.
on Thursday, January 16, on the official website of the Department posted a video in which Alvim speech almost verbatim transmission of statements by Goebbels. As a result, there was a scandal. Speaker of the lower house of the Brazilian Parliament Rodrigo Maia demanded the dismissal of the official.
the ex-Minister called the incident a rhetorical coincidence, however, he announced readiness to leave the post. Alvim asked forgiveness from the Jewish community refers to with deep respect.