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Interim Brazilian President Michel Temer speaks -- without being introduced -- at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Maracana soccer stadium in Rio de Janeiro.

Rio de Janeiro, Sep 27: Former Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has said the is facing a severe crisis and is heading towards a state of emergency due to the ongoing abuse of authority.
This follows the protests and controversy that have surrounded Aquarius since it debuted to acclaim at the Cannes Film festival. On the red carpet at Cannes, the filmmakers led a protest against the suspension of Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff, who ...
Brazilian President Michel Temer affirmed his country's commitment to fighting global warming, saying: "Tomorrow I will deposit Brazil's instruments of ratification of the Paris Agreement.

Former Brazilian President Luis Ignacio Lula da Silva condemned the decision of Judge Sergio Moro after the latter accepted a request from the Public Ministry against him in the case known as "Operation Car Wash," arguing it lacks judicial weight and ...
In a dramatic display of Latin America's political divisions, the delegations of Venezuela, Cuba, Bolivia, Ecuador and Nicaragua walked out during Brazilian President Michel Temer's speech at the U.N. General Assembly. Venezuela's U.N. Ambassador ...
Impeachment of former Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff was carried out in full accordance with the constitutional order and Brazil showed the world an example that there can be no democracy without rule of law, President of Brazil Michel Temer said ...
(CNN) A Brazilian judge has decided that the corruption case against former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, his wife, and six others will move forward, according to state media.
31, a few days after the flame was extinguished at the 31st Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, the 36th president of Brazil was impeached. By a vote of 61 to 20, the Brazilian Senate found Dilma Rousseff guilty of breaking the country's governing ...
According to Reuters, former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva came under fire on Wednesday from Brazilian prosecutors who claimed him to be the spearhead of the massive corruption scandal that has thwarted the Rio de Janeiro based company ...
Brazilian President Michel Temer said his plan to sell airports and offer private companies contracts for infrastructure projects will bring growth and jobs.
In today's issue: News of the impeachment of leftist Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff had Savage wondering why the United States hasn't already taken a similar course of action.
YEREVAN, SEPTEMBER 3, ARMENPRESS. President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan sent a congratulatory letter to President of Brazil Michel Temer on assuming the President's position.
In an address broadcast countrywide on radio and television, Brazilian President Michel T... Read more · Barring the Weather, Brazil Is One of the World's Worst Countries for Expats.
Supporters of former Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff Wednesday night protested her impeachment her by setting fires, damaging property and clashing with police in Brazil's largest city, Sao Paolo.

Ilan Furman, who manages Columbia Threadneedle's Latin American fund, agreed, adding that the impeachment of the Brazilian president, Dilma Rousseff, this week, while it might be seen as a worrying sign of a country in turmoil, was actually a positive ...
Rousseff's dismissal on grounds she violated fiduciary responsibilities in the lead up to elections in 2014 was considered a "profound injustice" by Uruguay, which highlighted the role of the now former Brazilian president in strengthening bilateral ...
Violence mars election of new Brazilian president. September 2nd, 2016 - 12:12 am George Gaynor. MICHEL Temer was sworn in as Brazil's new president after Dilma Rousseff was ousted from office following a year-long fight that has split the nation.
Michel Temer Sworn In as President of Brazil. September 01, 2016. Senators greet Brazil's Michel Temer, center, as he arrives to take the presidential oath at the National Congress in Brasilia, Brazil, Aug. 31, 2016.
EVARISTO SA/AFP/Getty Images(Sao Paulo) - Embattled Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff was booted from office once and for all after a Senate impeachment vote Wednesday.
The vote was overseen by the president of the Supreme Federal Court, Ricardo Lewandowski, who presided over the final stage of the impeachment process.
Sixty-one senators voted in favor of permanently removing her from office; 20 voted against her impeachment. She had been suspended from office since May.
The impeachment trial for suspended president of Brazil Dilma Rousseff has begun. She is scheduled to testify before the Senate Monday.
Nine months since impeachment proceedings began for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, the last stage of the process is finally underway.
(AFP) Brazil's new president, Michel Temer, has an unusually short time to get through an unusual -- even daunting -- list of tasks, starting with fixing one of the world's biggest economies.
Earlier, the foreign ministry announced that the Acting President of Brazil, Michel Temer and his government will receive 1,500 guests expected for a cocktail at the ministry in Rio.
The former president said the recent impeachment of Brazilian President Dilma Rouseff was comparable to the protests against her government in 2008 by conservative sectors of the country during a standoff with farmers of grain export duties.
Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff lights the Olympic torch at the presidential palace in Brasilia Tuesday, May 3, 2016. Brazilian surf champion Gabriel Medina carries the Olympic torch through the country's capital on Tuesday, May 3, 2016.
On May 13, groundbreaking news was released about interim president of Brazil Michel Teme... Read more. Brazil Calls men Plotting a terror attack During... Brazil Betting Foreign Olympic Tourists Will Want to... Five Challenges to Visit Brazil Through ...
The Pampuhla project was started by the mayor of Belo Horizonte, Juscelino Kubitschek, who would go on to be President of Brazil from 1956-1961. As president, Kubitschek would be responsible for the construction of Brasilia, and for hiring Niemeyer and ...
"I continue fighting to avoid impeachment. The process is only complete with a vote in the Senate. Six senators are needed to prevent [the impeachment]," Rousseff said on her twitter account.
The parliamentary coup against Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, observes Sean Purdy, has made the renovation of the Brazilian Left more vital today than at any point in recent memory.
Brazilian President Michel Temer assumed his duties in May 2016 after former President Dilma Rousseff was suspended while facing an impeachment trial as a result of corruption allegations.
Interim Brazilian President Michel Temer has called an emergency cabinet meeting after authorities arrested 10 alleged Islamic State members who were planning to carry out acts of terror during the Olympic games in Rio, which begin next month.
"The democratically elected president of Brazil [Dilma Rousseff] is a former guerrilla, or at least was in the guerrilla movement," notes former CIA analyst Latell.
Earlier in July, a board of experts, tasked with investigating the accusations against Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, found no proof of her direct involvement with the country's fiscal budgetary maneuvers.
Ricardo Lewandowski, the president of Brazil's federal court, responded to a petition from Brazil's Popular socialist party by ordering on Tuesday afternoon that the block be lifted throughout the country, arguing that suspending the service ...
The US Senate will set a record tomorrow: It will be 126 days since President Barack Obama nominated Chief Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court, without the Senate acting on the nomination.
Cuba is negotiating an extension beyond November for some 2,400 doctors in Brazil working under the joint social program "Mais Medicos (More Doctors).
The poetry of Michel Temer, the interim president of Brazil, has become a welcome distraction for Brazilians in the midst of political turmoil.
"We lament the death of an extraordinary director," tweeted Brazilian President Michel Temer, after news of the death was announced on Thursday by the Sao Paulo hospital where he had been treated.
"We lament the death of an extraordinary director," tweeted Brazilian President Michel Temer, after news of the death was announced on Thursday by the Sao Paulo hospital where he had been treated.
"We lament the death of an extraordinary director," tweeted Brazilian President Michel Temer, after news of the death was announced on Thursday by the Sao Paulo hospital where he had been treated.
The Inquisitr has previously reported on the replacement of democratically elected Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff by Michel Temer in a process described as a "coup" and a "farce.
"We lament the death of an extraordinary director," tweeted Brazilian President Michel Temer, after news of the death was announced on Thursday by the Sao Paulo hospital where he had been treated.
In an exclusive interview with Sputnik, Rodrigo Maia, who was elected as president of Brazil's Chamber of Deputies, commented on the political and economic crisis in the country, priority projects as well as the impeachment of the country's president ...
Since Michel Temer became interim President of Brazil, his new centre-right administration is attempting to rein in the government's budget deficit and restore market confidence in Brazil, which has seen its sovereign debt rating downgraded to junk ...
Suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff attends a news conference with foreign media in Brasilia, Brazil, June 14, 2016.