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RIO DE JANEIRO, April 13 (Xinhua) -- Brazil's President Michel Temer Friday said closing the northern border with Venezuela is unthinkable. Brazil's northern Roraima state filed a suit in the Supreme Court earlier in the day asking to temporarily close the border with Venezuela to prevent ...
New suspicions involving friends and family of president Michel Temer have led the president to devise, on Thursday (12), a plan to avoid a new political crisis. He met with ministers, government leaders and his team of lawyers in order to determine political and legal strategies. According to their plan, as ...

Last year he was twice charged with corruption, becoming the first Brazilian president to face criminal prosecution while still in office. For now, at least, he remains shielded by presidential immunity. Go back a little further, to 1992, and you have president Fernando Collor de Mello. He was impeached ...
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva tells supporters he will turn himself in, defends innocence. By The Associated Press. SAO BERNARDO DO CAMPO, Brazil -- Apr 7, 2018, 12:06 PM ET. 0 Shares. Email. Star. 0 Shares. Email. Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva tells supporters he will ...
Lula da Silva was found guilty in August and sentenced to 10 years in prison for accepting bribes worth around a million dollars. In January, an appeals court unanimously upheld his conviction and increased the prison sentence to 12 years. His lawyers had argued their client had a constitutional right ...
Arrest Warrant Issued for Former Brazilian President 'Lula'. Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been given until Friday afternoon to present himself to federal police in the southern city of Curitiba. April 5, 2018, at 9:24 p.m.. April 5, 2018, at 9:24 p.m.. U.S. News & World Report. Arrest Warrant Issued for ...

Dilma Rousseff, an economist who served as president of Brazil from 2010 to 2016, and was the first woman to serve in that role, will speak at UC Berkeley on April 16 on the challenges for democracy in her country. Her visit is being organized by Berkeley's Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS).
RIO DE JANEIRO — Michel Temer, the deeply unpopular president of Brazil, signaled that he intends to seek a full term in October's election, telling a newsmagazine in an interview published this weekend that “it would be cowardly not to be a candidate.” Mr. Temer took office in mid-2016 after helping lead ...
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva (C) visits the Instituto Federal Farroupilha in Rio Grande do Sul. | Photo: @LulapeloBrasil ... "I've never seen this type of fascist behavior as I'm seeing here," said former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva. The campaign caravan of former ...
Brazil's top court has narrowly decided that former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will not have to go to prison on a corruption conviction until he exhausts all possible appeals. The court said it would look agian at Lula's case in its next session on April the fourth and until then the left-leaning leader ...
French farmers drive their tractors on the A7 highway to protest changes in underprivileged farm area's 4 French farmers drive their tractors on the A7 highway to protest changes in underprivileged farm area's mapping and against Mercosur talks, in PIerre-Benite near Lyon, France, February 21, 2018.
President of Brazil Michel Temer has reportedly stated that Mercosur and the European Union are “a step away” from signing a free trade agreement, according to Reuters. Temer is believed to have made the comments yesterday (Wednesday, March 21) during an economic council meeting in Brasilia – a ...
Access to drinking water and basic sanitation is a right and one of the sustainable development goals of the United Nations. It is a condition for human life. However, up to two billion people on the planet do not have access to a safe source of water at home, and up to 2.3 billion people suffer from lack of ...
21 March 2018 - The Office of the President of Brazil presented the Oswaldo Cruz Gold Medal of Merit to Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-General. Dr Tedros received the medal during a meeting with Brazil's president, Michel Temer, and the country's Minister of Health, Ricardo Barros. The medal, honoring ...
Michel Temer has denied any role in the scandals that have plagued Brazilian politics. Photograph: Eraldo Peres/AP. A bribery investigation into the Brazilian president Michel Temer has found no evidence of corruption and could soon conclude no crime was committed, according to police.
BRASILIA: Brazilian President Michel Temer criticized the leftist government of neighbouring Venezuela on Friday for leading that country into a crisis that is causing an exodus of refugees into northern Brazil. Brasilia has called for democratic reforms by Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, who has ...
LULA. Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva attends the testimony of suspended Brazilian President Dilma on impeachment trial, at the National Congress in Brasilia, on August 29, 2016. File photo by Evaristo Sa/AFP. BRASILIA, Brazil – A Brazilian supreme court judge rejected on Friday, ...

Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio 'Lula' da Silva, unphased by the upholding of his conviction on corruption charges by the Fourth Regional Federal Court, will embark on his latest caravan at the end of the month. The tour, scheduled to begin on Feb. 27, will take him through the southern states of Rio ...
Luiz Fux has been sworn in as the new president of Brazil's Supreme Electoral Tribunal, TSE. During ... While not naming former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio "Lula" da Silva by name — whose conviction on corruption charges was upheld by the Fourth Regional Federal Court, TRF-4 last month — Fux's ...
RIO DE JANEIRO, Feb. 5 (Xinhua) -- Brazilian President Michel Temer Monday urged Congress to approve the social security reform bill, which has run into controversy for its retirement policy. Temer highlighted the importance of the reform for the country at the opening of this year's Congress session.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Jan. 29 (Xinhua) -- Brazilian President Michel Temer said on Monday that the situation is now much better to ensure the approval of social security reform. In a radio interview aired earlier in the day, the president said the Congress is more likely to approve the reform now than it was in ...
It was standing-room-only in the 1000-seat auditorium in Sao Paulo and the crowd gamely sang along with the performers on stage. But over the course of three hours, the tension built as the crowd grew impatient and repeatedly called for “Lula!” When former president Luis Inacio Lula da Silva finally stood up to speak, ...
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva arrives at the metallurgical trade union while the Brazilian court decides on his appeal against a corruption conviction that could bar him from running in the 2018 presidential race, in Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, January 24, 2018. Credit: ...
Former president Lula da Silva is well ahead in the polls for the Brazilian presidential elections in October this year. Last July Lula was sentenced to over nine years and, on 24 January, the case against him goes to appeal. His conviction is likely to be upheld. If so, he will be unable to run in the elections.
Opposition hardened after Brazilian President 'Lula' Da Silva became a victim: a popular president – whose policies in office had taken millions of Brazilians out of poverty in just two terms – was barred from office because the law said he couldn't continue to occupy it, even if a national majority wanted him ...
RIO DE JANEIRO, Jan. 31 (Xinhua) -- The approval rating for Brazilian President Michel Temer is 6 percent, according to a poll released Wednesday. The poll conducted by Datafolha Institute showed that 6 percent approved the Temer government, a slight improvement compared with the 5 percent in the ...
RIO DE JANEIRO, Feb. 2 (Xinhua) -- Brazilian President Michel Temer denied Friday that the social security system reform would be abandoned. In a TV interview aired earlier in the evening, the president said the government did not admit a defeat of the reform, denying rumors of failure and statements ...
Former Brazilian President Dilma Roussef was elected to that office in 2011 and impeached in 2016. Roussef has been accused of being ...
SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian President Michel Temer is well after a surgical procedure he underwent on Friday to clear three coronary ...
BEIJING, Nov. 15 (Xinhua) -- Brazil has left its economic crisis behind and is back on the development track due to the government's right ...
Just over eighteen months ago, I took office as the president of Brazil with the task of facing up to the most severe economic crisis in the history ...
This just one of a series of Tweets posted by former Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, who rallied behind calls for a referendum to repeal ...
Former Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff took to Twitter this weekend to remind followers of the misogynystic fervor accompanying what she ...
RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct. 30 (Xinhua) -- Brazil's President Michel Temer was discharged Monday from the Sirio Libanes Hospital in Sao Paulo ...
Brazilian President Michel Temer delivers a speech during a public health investment announcement event at Planalto Palace in Brasilia on ...
The president's press office issued a brief note stating that Temer "felt a discomfort during the late morning and saw a doctor at the medical ...
He may be Brazil's most unpopular president in decades and charged with serious crimes, but Michel Temer, the ultimate teflon leader, ...
A Brazilian congressional committee voted 39-26 against putting President Michel Temer on trial at the Supreme Court on corruption charges.
Wanted: A (Sane) Brazilian President Who Can Stop the Violence .... This has been a handy excuse for every Brazilian president since then to ...
photo - FILE - In this June 3, 2011 file photo, Brazil's President Dilma FILE - In this June 3, 2011 file photo, Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff ...
RIO DE JANEIRO, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- Brazilian President Michel Temer Tuesday announced the appointment of Federal Representative ...
Brazilian President Michel Temer has insisted that the national oil and gas company would not be privatized, despite efforts by other parts of the ...
Former Brazilian president Luis Inacio Lula da Silva addresses supporters during a demonstration at Generoso Marques Square in Curitiba, ...
Brazilian President Michel Temer's popularity has plummeted down to just 3 percent, according to a new poll published Thursday.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- Brazilian President Michel Temer's approval rating has reached a record-low 3 percent, according to a ...
The charges of obstruction of justice and criminal associations against Brazilian President Michel Temer were delivered on Thursday to the ...
19 September 2017 – The President of Brazil, the first Head of State traditionally to address the annual United Nations General Assembly's general debate, ...
... will dine tonight with several of his Latin American counterparts: Brazilian President Michel Temer, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos ...
This will then be followed by Brazilian President Michel Temer, whose country holds the traditional role of first national speaker. He will be ...
The rift between the bank and the Batistas has widened as the plea deal ensnared Brazilian President Michel Temer in a corruption scandal.


 

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