Eduardo Cunha arrested

Eduardo Cunha arrested over alleged corruption

The Brazilian politician who orchestrated the impeachment of the country’s first female president, Dilma Rousseff, has been arrested as part of a major corruption probe. Eduardo Cunha, the former speaker of Brazil's lower house, is accused of corruption,...

Despite the recession, Brazil on the right track

Despite the recession, Brazil on the right track The current situation in Brazil is a very interesting one. From all perspectives. The political situation, the scandals, the recession, the inequality rise, all that has managed...
Lula's Finance Minister being arrested

Petrobras scandal: Brazil ex-Minister Antonio Palocci arrested

Prosecutors said he had maintained a "criminal relationship" with officials at a construction conglomerate. His lawyer said he was innocent and called the arrest a "spectacle". Dozens of politicians and Petrobras executives have been arrested and...
Bashar al-Assad speaks to TV2.

Assad accuses Denmark of blindly following the United States

Denmark follows blindly the US in its policy towards Syria. Such is the accusation of Syria's president, Bashar al-Assad, in an interview with TV2. Because all of Europe follows the United States, European countries have been...
Supporters of Brazil’s sacked ex-president Dilma Rousseff took to the streets last month

Brazil’s Leftists Absolutely Clobbered In Weekend Election

It was a terrible weekend for Brazil’s left wing political parties. The once ruling Workers’ Party was utterly clobbered on Sunday’s second round voting in state mayoral elections. In Rio de Janeiro, the party known...
Former Brazilian president Luiz Inácio Lula de Silva is facing two separate trials

Brazil politicians linked to Petrobras scandal draft bills for ‘self-preservation’

Politicians suspected of profiting from Brazil’s biggest-ever corruption scandal are drafting legislation aimed at letting themselves off the hook, according to the the country’s chief prosecutor. The prosecutor, Rodrigo Janot, said he feared Brazil might repeat the...
Brazil's Federal Police in action

Brazil’s most ingenious anti-corruption operation is going after powerful politicians

Brazil's Federal Police officers executed warrants for Operation Hydra of Lerna at the Workers' Party (PT) state headquarters in Salvador, Bahia state's capital city, at Propeg advertising company and at OAS construction company, also...
Temer and Macri at conference in Olivos, Argentina

Presidents of Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay meet to discuss Mercosur

Potentiate Mercosur to reach trade agreements with the rest of the world, soften the rules and bet on less protectionist policies were some of the objectives outlined on Monday by the presidents of Brazil and...
Itaquerao Stadium

Caixa Econômica lent Odebrecht at least $109 mi to finish stadium

Brazilian state-controlled lender Caixa Econômica Federal loaned at least 350 million reais ($109 million) to Odebrecht SA in 2014 to help the engineering conglomerate, currently caught up in a massive corruption scandal, complete the...
Denmark border control

Denmark extends border controls into 2017

The measures will now be in place until February 12th, 2017. Denmark’s extension follows similar moves by Scandinavian neighbours Sweden and Norway and comes after the European Commission gave its approval for the five countries who...
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