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Politični škandal odnesel prvega ministra nove brazilske vlade

Brazilian Minister Romero Juca resigned after a recording of his phone call, where he advocated for cesation of investigation into Petrobras scandal, got leaked into public.
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Biržuose degalų vagyste įtariamas „tvarkiečių“ pirmininkas: pardavinėjo kitiems politikams

Petras Jukonis, regional Order ad Justice party in Biržai (Lithuania), held in custody under the suspicion that he allegedly intercepted gasoline pipeline in a remote area, and made profit by selling stolen gasoline. Other local polititians may have been involved.

Abstimmung ?ber Amtsenthebung: Brasilien vor dem Ende der ?ra Rousseff

Disempowerment of Brazilian President is imminent: For several hours already, the Senate debated a preliminary impeachment of Rousseff.
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Brasilien: Amtsenthebungsverfahren gegen Rousseff geht doch weiter

Maranhão takes back decision. Impeachment of Rousseff goes yet further.
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Rousseffs Amtsenthebung?gestoppt: Brasiliens Intriganten-Stadl

Waldir Maranhão, the interim president of Parliament, said the votes of Deputies to initiate the impeachment invalid and stops the impeachment of Brazilian President Rousseff.
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Brasilien: Parlamentschef stoppt Amtsenthebungsverfahren gegen Rousseff

Chief of Parliament stops impeachment against Rousseff. The Brazilian head of state is accused of corruption.
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Brasilien: Lulas Ex-Kabinettschef zu 23 Jahren Haft verurteilt

José Dirceu, Chief of Cabinet of former Brazilian President Lula da Silva, was sentenced to 23 years in prison. The court found him guilty of corruption and money laundering in the Petrobras scandal.
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Neuer brasilianischer Präsident, neue Korruptionsaffäre

A newspaper has published a recording of a phone call of Brazilian politician and former boss of the oil company Transpetro Sergio Machado with Brazilian minister Romero Juca who is part of the cabinet of interim president Michel Temer. In the phone call Juca is seeking for a pact for the impeachment of the Brazlian president Dilma Roussef in order to stop the investigations in the Petrobas corruption scandal. After the publicaion of the phone call Juca asked for his suspension.
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Petrobras-Skandal - Brasilien: Es wird immer enger f?r Dilma Rousseff

The Petrobas scandal is causing a political crisis in Brazil. The Brazilan Workers' Party, the PMDB and opposition politicians are the focus of a scandal about the state-controlled oil company Petrobras and bribery affair. Also the current President Dilma Rousseff is connected to Petrobras. She was the company's chairman from 2003-2010 when most bribes took place. Additionally Rousseff appointment of ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva as cabinet chief was stopped by a judge as da Silva is also accused of corruption. As a consequence Rousseff's coaltion with the PMDB might collapse.

Brasilien - 23 Jahre Haft für Kabinettschef von Brasiliens Ex-Präsident

Brazilian ex-politician José Dirceu has been convicted of corruption and money laundering connected to the Scandal of the oil company Petrobras. Dirceu has been the head of cabinet of former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva who is also involved in the scandal. Since two years the so-called operation "Lava Jato" reveales new details about a bipartisan, multi-billion dollar corruption network in Brazilian politics. Also current präsident Dilma Rousseff, the suspended president of Parliament Eduardo Cunha and the interim president Micheal Temer are part of the investigations.

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