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Brazil's freed leftist leader Lula calls to continue 'the fight'

Brazil's left-wing leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva urged his followers to continue "the fight" Sunday evening at his first

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Brazil’s Bolsonaro accepts PM’s invitation to be chief guest on R-Day

Modi extended the invitation when he met Bolsonaro on the margins of the BRICS (Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa) Summit in Brasilia on Wednesday. “The Brazilian President has accepted the invitation with pleasure,” the external affairs ministry...

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Time Is Running Out on Brazil’s New Pro-Market Proposals

(Bloomberg) -- Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro may have just eight months to secure lawmaker support for an overhaul of Latin

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Brazil Politics: Lula’s Tone Surprises Government, House Speaker

(Bloomberg) -- Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva’s speech was considered overly aggressive by Lower House Speaker Rodrigo Maia,

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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro may be chief guest on Republic Day

PM Narendra Modi and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro attended the Future Investment Initiative business forum in Saudi Arabia last month and were together at a dinner hosted by the Saudi King for heads of state and government at the meeting.

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'I'm back': Brazil's Lula fills leftist leadership void

Out of jail and full of rage, Brazil's Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has put his far-right nemesis President Jair

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Brazil reform process can withstand Lula release, regional tensions - Treasury Secretary

BRASILIA (Reuters) - The recent release from prison of former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and upsurge in

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Back to jail, or run for president: the legal maze facing Brazil's Lula

By Ricardo Brito BRASILIA (Reuters) - In allowing Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to walk out of jail last week,

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Lula warns Brazil’s president he’s ready to resume political struggle

Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil - Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio da Silva warned current head of state Jair Bolsonaro on Saturday, a day after he was released from prison, that he is back and ready to resume an all-out political struggle.

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In Brazil, newly freed Lula sets up clash with Bolsonaro's right-wing

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's former leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Saturday attacked right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro for impoverishing

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Brazil's freed leftist leader Lula to rally supporters

Brazil's left-wing leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva returned to his trade union stronghold on Saturday to address throngs of

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Brazil's Bolsonaro swipes at newly released Lula

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Twitter took a first swipe at political rival Luiz Inacio Lula da

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Brazil's former President Lula released from prison

Former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva emerged from prison on Friday after a year and a half behind

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Lula leaves prison, firing up Brazil’s left and right

Brazil’s leftist former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva left prison on Friday after a judge ordered his release, startling financial markets and reigniting both ends of the political spectrum with calls for demonstrations in the coming days.

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Lula: Former Brazil president freed from prison after Supreme Court ruling

Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been released from prison. Hundreds of supporters greeted the politician outside

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Brazil judge orders release of Lula after Supreme Court ruling

By Ricardo Brito and Leonardo Benassatto BRASILIA/CURITIBA, Brazil (Reuters) - A Brazilian judge ordered the release of former President Luiz

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Brazil judge authorizes Lula's release from jail

A judge in Brazil on Friday authorized the release of jailed ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, after a Supreme

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Lula Ordered Released From Jail Following Brazil Court Ruling

(Bloomberg) -- A judge ordered former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva be released from jail following a high-profile

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Brazil Justice Minister says ruling that could free Lula must be respected

BRASILIA (Reuters) - A decision by Brazil's top court, which could free former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, should

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Brazil braces for release of ex-president Lula after court ruling

Supporters of Brazilian leftist icon Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva gathered outside a prison Friday waiting for the ex-president's release

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Glenn Greenwald slapped on live radio show by right-wing columnist

Glenn Greenwald, the journalist who won a Pulitzer-prize for his reporting on National Security Agency (NSA) spying revealed by Edward

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Western Order Reels on Berlin Wall Anniversary

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Brazil’s Top Court Paves Way to Free Thousands Including Lula

(Bloomberg) -- Brazil’s top court ruled that convicted criminals should be jailed only after all of their appeals are exhausted,

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Top Brazil court ends early prison rule, decision could free Lula

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's Supreme Court decided on Thursday to end the mandatory imprisonment of convicted criminals after they lose

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Brazil's Supreme Court issues ruling that could free Lula

Brazil's Supreme Court voted Thursday to overturn a ruling requiring convicted criminals to go to jail after losing their first

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