RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Joined by his attorney, Alegre pointed out the correction made by Cartes in September, shortly before the journalistic investigation was disclosed, to his sworn statements upon assuming and leaving the Presidency, which failed to include the offshore company acquired in Panama in 2011.
"The rectification is a confession to the crime. He is saying, yes, I committed a crime and now I want to fix it (...) The duty of the Prosecutor's Office is to conduct the investigation," Alegre told the media. Attorney Marlene Orué commented along the same lines, noting that the "submission of a . . .