By | Al Jazeera | 3 months 1 week ago | World
Ex-president Lula da Silva remains holed up in steel-workers union HQ, in standoff with police over corruption case.
By | Reuters | 3 months 1 week ago | World
SAO BERNARDO DO CAMPO, Brazil (Reuters) - Leftist former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva spent the night holed up inside the headquarters of a steel-workers union on Saturday in a standoff with police ordered to arrest him for corruption.
By MAURICIO SAVARESE and PETER PRENGAMAN | FOX News | 3 months 1 week ago | World
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's defiance of a judge's deadline to turn himself in and start serving a 12-year prison sentence for corruption has created a tense standoff with the ex-leader holed up with supporters in a union headquarters.
By Mauricio Savarese and Peter Prengaman | AP | WashPost | 3 months 1 week ago | World
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva defied an order to turn himself in to police on Friday, instead hunkering down with supporters at a metallurgical union that was the spiritual birthplace of his rise to power.
By | HuffPost | 3 months 1 week ago | World
Lula’s downfall has been as stunning as the unprecedented corruption probes that have convulsed Brazil for the last four years.