Thursday, 1 September 2016

Brazil's Dilma Rousseff removed from presidential office after senator's impeachment vote

Posted by Anup Baral September 1st, 2016 : Dilma Rousseff has been removed from presidential office after Brazil's Senate voted to impeach her. Senators voted by 61 to 20 to convict her of breaking budget laws, by ​ illegally using money from state banks to boost public spending. Rousseff, who denies the charges, has said moves to impeach her were a "constitutional coup d'etat"
The months-long impeachment proceedings against Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff come to an end as the majority of senators vote to oust her for breaking fiscal laws.

Popular Posts