Posts Tagged ‘Brazilian President’

Brazilian ex-president Lula da Silva is out of prison, but his legal saga isn’t over

Former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva walked out of a Curitiba prison Friday, less than a day after the Supreme Court ruled that a person can be imprisoned only after all the appeals have been exhausted. Hundreds of supporters were gathered outside the federal police building in southern city of Curitiba, hoping to […]

Cocaine found on Brazil President’s Plane Carrying Team to G20

A Brazilian air force officer travelling with President Jair Bolsonaro’s G20 team has been arrested after being caught with 39 kilograms of cocaine. The officer was detained in Seville, Spain, when the back-up plane travelling to Osaka made a stop-over, a statement released by the Brazilian defence ministry said. It said: “The defence ministry informs […]