Showing posts with label Brazil. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Brazil. Show all posts

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Brazil’s Lula Ruling Shows Politics Decided by Judicial System, Not People

former Brazilian President Luis Inácio Lula
The weekend decision by a Brazilian appeals court to overrule an order allowing the release of former Brazilian President Luis Inácio Lula da Silva from prison proves that the judicial system is pulling the strings on Brazil's politics, Aline Piva, journalist and member of Brazilians for Democracy and Social Justice, told Sputnik.

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Three dead and one child injured during gunfight with police in Rio

gunfight with police in Rio
Three alleged criminals were killed on Saturday and a 13-year-old boy was injured by a bullet fired during a gunfight between police officers and suspected drug traffickers in Rio de Janeiro, a city immersed in a serious wave of violence.

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Brésil : des milliers de soldats mobilisés à Rio pour rétablir la sécurité

soldats mobilisés à Rio
Une force de 10 000 hommes, dont 8 500 militaires, a commencé à se déployer le 28 juillet dans Rio de Janeiro pour rétablir la sécurité dans la ville en proie à une flambée de violence liée au trafic de drogue et au marasme économique.

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Brazil's Impeached President Rousseff Says Ex-President Lula da Silva Innocent

"Lula is not guilty. And Brazilian people will be able to save him in a democratic way in 2018," Rousseff said on Twitter.
Lula da Silva, who was in office between 2003 and 2010, was found guilty of receiving about $1.2 million worth of bribes from Brazilian OAS construction company, with the money spent on refurbishing a luxury three-story beach apartment in the seaside town of Guaruja. In exchange for bribes the OAS reportedly was able to get beneficial contracts from Petrobras state-controlled oil company.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Brasiliens Präsident wegen Korruption angeklagt

Der brasilianische Generalstaatsanwalt Rodrigo Janot hat gegen Präsident Michel Temer wegen Korruption eine Klage eingereicht. Dies berichtet die brasilianische Tageszeitung „O Globo“.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Brazilian anti-austerity protests end in violence

Anti-austerity protests in several large Brazilian cities ended in violence early Saturday as protesters clashed with police and setting buses ablaze over proposed measures that would change labor laws.

Friday, December 2, 2016

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

La Fiscalía de Brasil presenta cargos contra Lula da Silva por corrupción

Este miércoles, la Fiscalía de Brasil ha presentado cargos por corrupción contra el expresidente del país, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, en el marco de la investigación contra la petrolera estatal Petrobras.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Brazil: Michel Temer sworn in as new president

Michel Temer, Brazil's former vice president, has been sworn in as the country's new president,a few hours after the country's Senate voted to remove Dilma Rousseff from office.

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Brazil Senate Votes in Favor of Impeachment Trial for Rousseff

The Brazilian Senate has voted to begin the impeachment trial of embattled President Dilma Rousseff, a move that could officially hand over power to her former vice president – current interim president – Michel Temer.

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Brazilian government happy that Rio Olympics "have begun very well"

In the first ministerial meeting since the Opening Ceremony, the Brazilian government stated on Saturday that it was happy the Rio 2016 Olympic Games "had begun very well", with no serious incidents recorded in the event's first hours.

Friday, May 13, 2016

Protesters rally against acting Brazilian President Temer in Sao Paulo

Several hundred Brazilians protested Thursday against Interim President Michel Temer in Sao Paulo, Brazil's largest city and home turf for the former vice president to Dilma Rousseff, who was suspended from office after the Senate decided to impeach her.

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Brésil: la présidente Dilma Rousseff officiellement écartée du pouvoir

La présidente du Brésil Dilma Rousseff a été suspendue jeudi de ses fonctions par le Sénat, qui va la soumettre à un procès en destitution pour maquillages des comptes publics.
Un total de 55 sénateurs sur 81 ont voté la mise en accusation de l'impopulaire dirigeante de gauche, et 22 contre.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Senador brasilero recomienda abrir el juicio político contra la presidenta Dilma Rousseff

El senador brasilero Antonio Anastasia, encargado de estudiar el proceso de enjuiciamiento político, conocido como 'impeachment', contra la presidenta Dilma Rousseff, recomendó este miércoles que sea llevada a juicio por violar las leyes de presupuesto, informa Reuters.

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