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Manila Bulletin
Brazil’s high court suspends house speaker, foe of presidentof the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstru
Brazil’s high court suspends house speaker, foe of president
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 minutes ago
of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fitch downgrades Brazil, Meirelles calls for credible targetswith a negative outlook a week before a Senate vote that is expected to lead to
Fitch downgrades Brazil, Meirelles calls for credible targets
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
with a negative outlook a week before a Senate vote that is expected to lead to the ouster of unpopular leftist President Dilma Rousseff. Henrique Meirelles, a likely finance minister if Vice President Michel Temer becomes president, said the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Brazil's high court suspends house speaker, foe of presidentof the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstru
Brazil's high court suspends house speaker, foe of president
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 hours ago
of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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Swissinfo
Brazil Supreme Court removes lower house speaker Cunhaa corruption investigation, days before an impeachment process that he engineer
Brazil Supreme Court removes lower house speaker Cunha
Swissinfo / Posted 5 hours ago
a corruption investigation, days before an impeachment process that he engineered was expected to oust President Dilma Rousseff. The removal of Eduardo Cunha, a bitter rival of Rousseff and one of Brazil's most divisive public figures,... Read more
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Rappler
Brazil high court suspends Rousseff impeachment architectCourt on Thursday, May 5, suspended Eduardo Cunha, the powerful lawmaker at the
Brazil high court suspends Rousseff impeachment architect
Rappler / Posted 5 hours ago
Court on Thursday, May 5, suspended Eduardo Cunha, the powerful lawmaker at the center of efforts to impeach President Dilma Rousseff, on grounds he tried to obstruct a probe into his alleged corruption. The speaker of Brazil's lower house of... Read more
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DW
Brazil's Supreme Court confirms suspension of house speaker Eduardo Cunha |late than never': Rousseff Cunha is reviled by some as the main figure behind
Brazil's Supreme Court confirms suspension of house speaker Eduardo Cunha |
DW / Posted 6 hours ago
late than never': Rousseff Cunha is reviled by some as the main figure behind efforts to impeach President Dilma Rousseff, who expressed satisfaction with her archenemy's fate. "Better late than never," Rousseff said. "The only... Read more
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Swissinfo
Brazil Supreme Court judge removes lower house speaker Cunhaa corruption investigation, days before an impeachment process that he engineer
Brazil Supreme Court judge removes lower house speaker Cunha
Swissinfo / Posted 6 hours ago
a corruption investigation, days before an impeachment process that he engineered was expected to oust President Dilma Rousseff. The removal of Eduardo Cunha, a bitter rival of Rousseff's and one of Brazil's most divisive public figures,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Brazil's high court suspends house speaker, foe of presidentof the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstru
Brazil's high court suspends house speaker, foe of president
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 hours ago
of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of presidentof the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstru
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of president
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 hours ago
of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Brazil's high court suspends house speaker, foe of presidentof the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstru
Brazil's high court suspends house speaker, foe of president
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 hours ago
of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Brazil's high court suspends house speaker, foe of presidentof the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstru
Brazil's high court suspends house speaker, foe of president
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 hours ago
of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Brazil's high court suspends house speaker, foe of presidentof the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstru
Brazil's high court suspends house speaker, foe of president
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 hours ago
of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Brazil's high court suspends house speaker, foe of presidentof the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstru
Brazil's high court suspends house speaker, foe of president
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 hours ago
of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Brazil's high court suspends house speaker, foe of presidentof the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstru
Brazil's high court suspends house speaker, foe of president
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 hours ago
of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of presidentone of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and ob
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of president
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 hours ago
one of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rio mayor assures Olympics not impacted by graft, political turmoilVice President Michel Temer, who could become the country's leader next week if
Rio mayor assures Olympics not impacted by graft, political turmoil
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 hours ago
Vice President Michel Temer, who could become the country's leader next week if the Senate votes to suspend President Dilma Rousseff from office and move forward with the impeachment process against her. Paes, a member of Temer's Brazilian... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of presidentone of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and ob
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of president
Hawaii News Now / Posted 7 hours ago
one of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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The Star
Rio mayor assures Olympics not impacted by graft, political turmoilVice President Michel Temer, who could become the country's leader next week if
Rio mayor assures Olympics not impacted by graft, political turmoil
The Star / Posted 7 hours ago
Vice President Michel Temer, who could become the country's leader next week if the Senate votes to suspend President Dilma Rousseff from office and move forward with the impeachment process against her. Paes, a member of Temer's Brazilian... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of presidentone of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and ob
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of president
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 hours ago
one of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of presidentone of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and ob
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of president
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 hours ago
one of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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7h
ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of presidentone of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and ob
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of president
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 hours ago
one of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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7h
ABC News
Brazilian Justice Suspends House Speaker, Foe of Presidentone of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and ob
Brazilian Justice Suspends House Speaker, Foe of President
ABC News / Posted 7 hours ago
one of the most powerful politicians in Brazil, is accused of corruption and obstruction of justice. A nemesis of President Dilma Rousseff, Cunha began the impeachment case that now has the Senate considering whether to put her on trial. Justice... Read more
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8h
Reuters Sports News
Rio mayor assures Olympics not impacted by graft, political turmoilVice President Michel Temer, who could become the country's leader next week if
Rio mayor assures Olympics not impacted by graft, political turmoil
Reuters Sports News / Posted 8 hours ago
Vice President Michel Temer, who could become the country's leader next week if the Senate votes to suspend President Dilma Rousseff from office and move forward with the impeachment process against her. Paes, a member of Temer's Brazilian... Read more
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EuroNews
Rousseff’s rival suspended in latest scandal to strike Brazilthe Supreme Court of Eduardo Cunha, the speaker of the lower house of Congress.
Rousseff’s rival suspended in latest scandal to strike Brazil
EuroNews / Posted 10 hours ago
the Supreme Court of Eduardo Cunha, the speaker of the lower house of Congress. Cunha, an influential rival of President Dilma Rousseff, is accused of trying to intimidate congressmen and obstruct investigations against him, according to a court... Read more
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Aljazeera
Brazil suspends lower house speakerSupreme Court judge has suspended Eduardo Cunha, the senior lawmaker at the cen
Brazil suspends lower house speaker
Aljazeera / Posted 12 hours ago
Supreme Court judge has suspended Eduardo Cunha, the senior lawmaker at the centre of efforts to impeach President Dilma Rousseff, citing his attempt to obstruct a probe into his alleged corruption. The speaker of Brazil's lower house of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
A Summary Of The Sheer Political Chaos In Brazil In Under 150 Wordsentire political establishment in Brazil is corrupt to the core. The coup (impe
A Summary Of The Sheer Political Chaos In Brazil In Under 150 Words
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 hours ago
entire political establishment in Brazil is corrupt to the core. The coup (impeachment) being engineered against President Dilma Rousseff is being planned with Washington to disrupt the BRICS and allow Exxon and other US multinationals access to... Read more
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The Star
Brazil Supreme Court judge suspends lower house speaker Cunhajust days before she too is expected to be suspended. A court spokeswoman said
Brazil Supreme Court judge suspends lower house speaker Cunha
The Star / Posted 12 hours ago
just days before she too is expected to be suspended. A court spokeswoman said Eduardo Cunha, a bitter rival of President Dilma Rousseff and the legislator responsible for impeachment proceedings against her, had been removed temporarily as... Read more
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The China Post
Brazilian justice suspends major foe of Rousseffcases against him. Cunha, who frequently tweets passages from the Bible, has be
Brazilian justice suspends major foe of Rousseff
The China Post / Posted 12 hours ago
cases against him. Cunha, who frequently tweets passages from the Bible, has been leading the effort to impeach President Dilma Rousseff over allegations she used budget tricks to hide deficits that have contributed to the worst recession in Latin... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Brazil court suspends house speakerhas repeatedly denied wrongdoing in all the cases against him. Mr Cunha has be
Brazil court suspends house speaker
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 hours ago
has repeatedly denied wrongdoing in all the cases against him. Mr Cunha has been leading the effort to impeach President Dilma Rousseff over allegations she used budget tricks to hide deficits that have contributed to the worst recession in Latin... Read more
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DW
Rousseff foe Cunha suspended by Brazilian high court |The man leading the charge to see President Dilma Rousseff impeached was suspen
Rousseff foe Cunha suspended by Brazilian high court |
DW / Posted 14 hours ago
The man leading the charge to see President Dilma Rousseff impeached was suspended as the speaker of Brazil's lower house of parliament on Thursday. Lawmaker Eduardo Cunha was temporarily removed from his post by a Supreme Court justice for allegedly... Read more
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Salon.com
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of presidentcases against him. Cunha, who frequently tweets passages from the Bible, has b
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of president
Salon.com / Posted 14 hours ago
cases against him. Cunha, who frequently tweets passages from the Bible, has been leading the effort to impeach President Dilma Rousseff over allegations she used budget tricks to hide deficits that have contributed to the worst recession in Latin... Read more
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CTV News
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of presidentcases against him. Cunha, who frequently tweets passages from the Bible, has b
Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of president
CTV News / Posted 14 hours ago
cases against him. Cunha, who frequently tweets passages from the Bible, has been leading the effort to impeach President Dilma Rousseff over allegations she used budget tricks to hide deficits that have contributed to the worst recession in Latin... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Brazil Supreme Court 'suspends lower house speaker Cunha'oil giant Petrobras, a judicial source said. Brazil's Lower House speaker Edua
Brazil Supreme Court 'suspends lower house speaker Cunha'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 hours ago
oil giant Petrobras, a judicial source said. Brazil's Lower House speaker Eduardo Cunha is a key opponent of President Dilma Rousseff and architect of impeachment proceedings against her Cunha, a key opponent of President Dilma Rousseff and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Brazil court suspends house speakerThe president of the Chamber of Deputies Eduardo Cunha heads to the Senate to l
Brazil court suspends house speaker
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 hours ago
The president of the Chamber of Deputies Eduardo Cunha heads to the Senate to launch the impeachment trial of President Dilma Rousseff in the National Congress in Brasilia. (Andressa Anholete, AFP) Braslia - A Brazilian Supreme Court justice... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brazil Supreme Court judge suspends lower house speaker Cunhaexpected to be temporarily removed from office. A court spokeswoman said that
Brazil Supreme Court judge suspends lower house speaker Cunha
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 hours ago
expected to be temporarily removed from office. A court spokeswoman said that Eduardo Cunha - a bitter rival of President Dilma Rousseff - had been removed temporarily as speaker pending confirmation by the full court, acting on a request from... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Brazil’s top court suspends Lower House speakerdecision by Justice Teori Zavascki adds to political uncertainty soon before th
Brazil’s top court suspends Lower House speaker
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
decision by Justice Teori Zavascki adds to political uncertainty soon before the likely suspension of President Dilma Rousseff from office and the formation of a new government by Vice-President Michel Temer. Zavascki accepted an... Read more
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iafrica.com
Rousseff vows to return if impeachedBrazilian President Dilma Rousseff. Credit: AFP Brazilian President Dilma Rous
Rousseff vows to return if impeached
iafrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff. Credit: AFP Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff vowed during a defiant interview broadcast Thursday to "continue to keep fighting" to return to power if she is forced from office. Senators will vote next week on... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Speaker of Brazil's lower house Eduardo Cunha suspendedsupreme court spokeswoman has said. The decision adds to political uncertainty
Speaker of Brazil's lower house Eduardo Cunha suspended
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 16 hours ago
supreme court spokeswoman has said. The decision adds to political uncertainty before the expected suspension of President Dilma Rousseff and the formation of a new government led by the vice-president, Michel Temer. The supreme court justice... Read more
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Quartz
Brazilians can’t even afford to drink their problems awayon by the deterioration of consumer confidence and a thorny political scandal t
Brazilians can’t even afford to drink their problems away
Quartz / Posted 18 hours ago
on by the deterioration of consumer confidence and a thorny political scandal that threatens the ouster of president Dilma Rousseff. But AB-InBev said in its earnings report that April sales trends were more encouraging, and it still... Read more
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EuroNews
Dilma’s impeachment moves one step closer as commission backs removalThe head of Brazil’s Senate commission considering the impeachment of President
Dilma’s impeachment moves one step closer as commission backs removal
EuroNews / Posted 18 hours ago
The head of Brazil’s Senate commission considering the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff has recommended that the legal process for her removal from office should continue. The 21-member commission is due to vote on the findings of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Downgrade looms large as SA’s economy falterswith contracts more expensive than South Africa is Brazil, which is in the wors
Downgrade looms large as SA’s economy falters
iol.co.za / Posted 20 hours ago
with contracts more expensive than South Africa is Brazil, which is in the worst recession in a century and where President Dilma Rousseff is facing impeachment. Moody’s put South Africa’s credit rating on review for a downgrade in March because of... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
With Rousseff on the ropes, Brazil's far right sees an openingWith less than a week until the Brazilian senate votes on the impeachment of Pr
With Rousseff on the ropes, Brazil's far right sees an opening
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 20 hours ago
With less than a week until the Brazilian senate votes on the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff, the question facing the nation is no longer whether the Workers party government will fall, but how far to the right the political pendulum will... Read more
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New Kerala
Accusations against Rousseff 'untruthful' - newkerala.com #59226Brasilia, May 5 : Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has said the accusations a
Accusations against Rousseff 'untruthful' - newkerala.com #59226
New Kerala / Posted 20 hours ago
Brasilia, May 5 : Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has said the accusations against her were "untruthful" after the prosecutor general urged that she be investigated for obstruction of justice. The investigation, if allowed by the Supreme Court,... Read more
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iol.co.za
I am a victim, says Brazil’s RousseffMoscow - Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff told the BBC in an interview publis
I am a victim, says Brazil’s Rousseff
iol.co.za / Posted 22 hours ago
Moscow - Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff told the BBC in an interview published on Thursday that she is an innocent victim of an illegitimate impeachment process. On April 17, two-thirds of Brazil's lower house lawmakers voted in favour of... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Brazil sues miners for $44 billion after dam collapseit had not yet been formally notified of the suit. Investors had hoped that a
Brazil sues miners for $44 billion after dam collapse
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 23 hours ago
it had not yet been formally notified of the suit. Investors had hoped that a $6 billion settlement announced by President Dilma Rousseff in March would shield the miners from further claims. But federal prosecutors operate independently of the... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Brazil president impeachment recommended in Senate— A senator selected as a fact-finder by a special Senate commission considerin
Brazil president impeachment recommended in Senate
Lake Placid News / Posted 23 hours ago
— A senator selected as a fact-finder by a special Senate commission considering the impeachment of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff recommended Wednesday that she be put on trial for possible removal from office. The Senate's website said... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Brazil president impeachment recommended in Senate— A senator selected as a fact-finder by a special Senate commission considerin
Brazil president impeachment recommended in Senate
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 hours ago
— A senator selected as a fact-finder by a special Senate commission considering the impeachment of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff recommended Wednesday (May 4, 2016) that she be put on trial for possible removal from office. The Senate’s... Read more
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The Financial Express
Brazil president Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment recommended in Senateher. A senator selected as a fact-finder by a special Senate commission consid
Brazil president Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment recommended in Senate
The Financial Express / Posted 23 hours ago
her. A senator selected as a fact-finder by a special Senate commission considering the impeachment of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has recommended that she be put on trial for possible removal from office. The Senate’s website said Sen... Read more
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BBC News
Brazil crisis: Rousseff tells BBC she will fight onReports The Reporters Have Your Say Brazil's beleaguered President Dilma R
Brazil crisis: Rousseff tells BBC she will fight on
BBC News / Posted yesterday
Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Brazil's beleaguered President Dilma Rousseff has told the BBC she is an "innocent victim" and she will fight on as possible impeachment looms. She vowed... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Brazil president impeachment recommended in SenateBrazil's President Dilma Rousseff pauses during a ceremony launching an… AP Ne
Brazil president impeachment recommended in Senate
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff pauses during a ceremony launching an… AP News | 05/04/16 02:19 PM RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- A senator selected as a fact-finder by a special Senate commission... Read more
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