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Stun grenades, tear gas used to repel police trying to occupy Brazil’s parliament in pension reform protest — National Post

Hundreds of police unions stormed congress in Brasilia, breaking the windows of the main entrance of the legislature and clashing with congressional guards via Stun grenades, tear gas used to repel police trying to occupy Brazil’s parliament in pension reform protest … Continue reading

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Eduardo Cunha, the nemesis of Brazil’s beleaguered president, is now the one feeling the heat

Eduardo Cunha — the speaker of Brazil’s lower house of Congress who wants to see President Rousseff impeached —is under pressure over his alleged role in a major kickback scheme in the state-controlled oil company Petrobras. http://bentavener.com/2015/12/15/eduardo-cunha-the-nemesis-of-brazils-beleaguered-president-is-now-the-one-feeling-the-heat/

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Police strike brings chaos to Brazil – Americas – World – The Independent

Police strike brings chaos to Brazil – Americas – World – The Independent.

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