This was reported by Tio, Ukrinform saw.
Asked if Putin could be arrested if he came to Brazil, a government official said: "Anyone who goes to a country that is a member of the ICC can have problems, I have no doubt about that."
According to the minister, Brazil respects and abides by the decisions of the International Criminal Court.
Vieira also confirmed Brazil's condemnation of Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine.
As Ukrinform reported earlier, on March 17, the International Criminal Court issued arrest warrants for the Russian President, Vladimir Putin, and the Children's Ombudsperson, Maria Lvova-Belova. They are suspected of war crimes in the form of illegal deportation and transfer of the population, including children, from the occupied territory of Ukraine.