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Brazil plunged into political chaos as Lula ordered to jail

April 06, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Lula is former Brazilian President Luiz InĂ¡cio da Silva (2003-11). In a L’Osservatore Romano op-ed, deputy editor Giuseppe Fiorentino highlighted the polarization and violence in Brazil: he described Lula as the most hated and most beloved figure in the nation and compared the number of violent killings in Brazil to that of Syria.

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