Reference News Network reported on January 8 Taiwan media said that the United States is very satisfied with the proposal of Brazilian President Bossonaro to establish a US military base in Brazil.
According to Taiwan's Central News Agency reported on January 8, US Secretary of State Pompeo received an interview with Brazil's São Paulo State newspaper that the United States has great expectations for Brazil and South America to turn to the right.
The report said that Pompeo visited Brazil last week to attend the inauguration ceremony of Bossonaro, during which he met Bosonaro and the new foreign minister Araujo, and the two countries pledged to establish a closer and higher level of partnership. .
Ponpeo told the São Paulo State newspaper that the United States is very satisfied with Bossonaro's proposal to establish a US military base in Brazil, and this is a consensus that the United States is keen to reach.
However, according to Reuters, the Brazilian military may oppose the establishment of a US military base in the country.
In the interview with the São Paulo State newspaper, Pompeo also said that the United States is also very interested in launching a bilateral agreement in the Alcantara Space Launch Center in northeastern Brazil. The two countries are negotiating to allow spacecraft such as US satellites to This base is launched.
The report pointed out that the location of Alcantara and the favorable climatic conditions for most of the year helped to significantly reduce the cost of satellite space transportation, so the United States is very interested.
The report believes that the United States hopes to obtain long-term leases, while Brazil hopes to provide services on the basis of cooperation without giving up control of the base.