An adviser to President Michel Temer resigned Wednesday amid media reports he accepted illegal payments from construction company Odebrecht.

Brazil Presidential Adviser Resigns Amid Reports of Corruption

An adviser to Brazilian President Michel Temer resigned Wednesday amid media reports he accepted illegal payments from construction company Odebrecht SA, another blow to the embattled chief executive as he works to push unpopular economic reforms through Congress. José...
Nuuk, Capital of Greenland.

Greenland says Denmark’s ‘arrogance’ threatens commonwealth

In an interview with Politiken newspaper, Greenland’s foreign minister, Vittus Qujaukitsoq, expressed frustration with the Danish government on a number of points and said that if Greenland did not receive some concessions from its former...
Brazil's President Michel Temer reacts during a meeting with political leaders at Planalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil December 5, 2016. REUTERS/Adriano Machado

New leak implicates Brazil’s President in Petrobras scandal

Brazil's President Michel Temer received more than US$3 million from the country's largest construction company Odebrecht, which has been found guilty of paying politicians in exchange for multimillion dollar contracts, according to Brazil's Veja magazine. The...
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EU offers Denmark partial Europol deal amid terror warnings

Brussels' offer to the Nato member state comes after Europol on December 2nd warned Islamic State group militants could be on European soil, evolving their tactics to attack soft targets and using deadly car...
Renan Calheiros has been removed as Brazil’s Senate president after being indicted for embezzlement.

Brazil’s Senate president ousted over embezzlement charges

Brazil’s supreme court on Monday removed Renan Calheiros as president of the Senate after he was indicted last week on charges of embezzlement, a court spokesman said. The removal of Calheiros was a new blow...
Police clash protesters in Copenhagen.

Migrant chaos sparks clashes between police and protestors in Denmark

Clashes over immigration have erupted between police and two opposing protest groups in the Danish capital, Copenhagen, and resulted in the arrests of 11 people, local media reports. The street demonstration by the group “Patriotic...

Thousands marches against ‘watered down anti-corruption bill’

The biggest marches have taken place in Sao Paulo's business district and along Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana beach. Demonstrators were angry after the lower house of Congress on Tuesday passed a number of amendments to...
Danish soldier

Denmark to pull out from anti-ISIS operation

Denmark said on Friday that it will pull out its seven F-16 jet fighter bombers and its drones from the US-led multinational air campaign against ISIS in Iraq and Syria. “We are pulling our airplanes...
Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen, center, presents his new government with 22 ministers in front of the Amalienborg Palace in Copenhagen, Nov. 28, 2016. At his left is Foreign Minister Anders Samuelsen.

Denmark Picks Eurosceptic as Foreign Minister

Denmark's new coalition government on Monday picked an outspoken eurosceptic as its new foreign minister, marking a potential political shift in a country where opposition against the European Union is growing. Anders Samuelsen, 49, has...
Mr Temer made the announcement at a Sunday afternoon press conference alongside the speakers of both houses of Congress

Brazil President Temer ‘will block’ controversial bribe amnesty

Brazilians have protested in recent weeks against the measure. The proposal comes amid a major corruption investigation at the state oil company, Petrobras. Mr Temer took office in May promising to tackle corruption, following the impeachment...
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