Lava Jato Task Force in São Paulo Charges Lula and Brother with Corruption

Frei Chico, the former president's brother, allegedly received an 'allowance' from Odebrecht between 2003 and 2015 as a way to sustain good relations with the leftist.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Lava Jato task force in São Paulo, on September 9th, charged former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva and his brother, Frei Chico, with long-term passive corruption.

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