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Montevideo, November 22nd 2018 - 10:44 UTC

Tag: former mayor

  • Wednesday, September 12th 2018 - 08:38 UTC

    Lula must now ensure the transfer of his voters to candidate Fernando Haddad

    Lula had stepped aside to allow running mate Fernando Haddad to stand for the presidency, PT president Senator Gleisi Hoffman said

    Brazil's imprisoned former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, on Tuesday ended his legal battle to run for the top office in next month's election. Senator Gleisi Hoffmann, head of the leftist Workers Party (PT) that Lula founded, made the announcement in the southern city of Curitiba, where the popular Lula has been jailed on corruption charges since April.