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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Chilean President Sebastián Piñera said Wednesday that the impeachment trial initiated against him to remove him from office over a financial scandal revealed in the Pandora papers "is based on false facts" and declared...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The National Assembly (Parliament) of Ecuador begins to decide this Tuesday (14), in an impeachment trial, whether to censure the Ombudsman, Freddy Carrión, for alleged breach of duties. The plenary session of Parliament to proceed...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The first day of the impeachment trial of suspended Brazilian president, Dilma Rousseff, lasted more than fifteen hours with many tense moments between senators pro and against the suspended leader....
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – In a surprise move, suspended President Dilma Rousseff announced Tuesday through a social media account that she would not attend Wednesday’s Senate committee hearing examining arguments for her impeachment. Rousseff...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The first witnesses for the prosecution took the stand on Wednesday (June 8th) in the impeachment trial of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff. The witnesses, speaking before Brazilian senators, stated that...

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