Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro adjusts his protective face mask during a press statement to announce federal judiciary measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Brasilia, Brazil March 18, 2020. REUTERS

Bolsonaro bets 'miraculous cure' for COVID-19 to save Brazil

Bolsonaro  pushed his government to make the malaria drug widely available and encouraged Brazilians to take it, both to prevent the disease and to treat it