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Brazilian President Michel Temer denies graft, defends legacy

Temer said a program to relocate Venezuelans to other states was helping to alleviate the problems. As of last week, just under 2,000 Venezuelans had been relocated, a fraction of the estimated 50,000 to 80,000 in the country, mostly in Roraima.

Corruption scandal throws Brazil's interim govt into disarray

The scandal threatened Temer just 11 days after taking power from Rousseff, who was suspended on May 12 by the Senate for the start of an impeachment trial on charges of breaking government accounting rules.


Brazil's Senate votes to put President Dilma Rousseff on impeachment trial

Vice President Michel Temer will become acting president during her trial.

Brazil President Dilma Rousseff says she won't quit after impeachment vote

The impeachment proceedings against Rousseff are based on accusations that illegal accounting tricks by her administration allowed her to use government spending to shore up flagging support before elections.

Brazil: Millions throng streets, demand President Dilma Rousseff resign

The Petrobras scandal has ensnarled key figures from Rousseff's party, including Silva, as well as members of opposition parties.

Demonstrators want impeachment of Brazil president Dilma Rousseff

Police in Brazil's biggest city say over 2,000 people staged a demonstration demanding President's impeachment.


Dilma Rousseff re-elected as Brazil President; faces an uphill task ahead to revive stalled economy

Rousseff and Neves fought bitterly to convince voters that they can deliver on both growth and social advances.

Ex-Brazilian President Lula to be probed for misuse of public funds

Lula sent out 10 million letters promoting low-interest loans,which benefited a bank linked to another corruption scandal.