Brazil’s Ex-President Lula Faces More Indictments

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Brazilian courts have given the go-ahead for former president, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to stand trial for a third charge of corruption, announced federal prosecutors on Thursday. Lula along with Marcelo Odebrecht and nine other executives are charged with corruption in relation to suspicious funding obtained for construction work in Angola.

Last week federal investigators recommended that federal prosecutors hand down an indictment against former president Lula on charges of . . .

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