Brazil President’s impeachment increasingly likely as economy and popularity turn further south
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Series of new Brazilian convictions corruption deepens sense of despair for honest average citizen
Widespread public discontent at flagging economy is battering Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff
Wave of investigations reaches fevered pitch as Lula corruption allegations spark soul searching
Former President Lula rumoured to be in line for trouble in growing Petrobras scandal in Brazil
Authorities in the country of Brazil have arrested three former congressmen who have been implemented in connection with what may be the country’s largest corruption scandal, involving the oil giant Petrobras, Brazil’s biggest and the world’s sixth largest.
President Rousseff maneuvers to survive scandal in wake of latest Brazilian Corruption Revelations
As Petrogas corruption scandal bites, protests call for embattled Brazilian President’s impeachment
Crisis for Brazil President sparking wide discontent as opposition anti-rousseff march set for 15th
Massive Petrogas corruption scandal leaves the Brazil ruling party threatened with fall of leaders