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How Lula became a symbol for democracy – and its destruction

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Lula: the most divisive politician in Brazil
lula arrest sergio moro
Lula: the most divisive politician in Brazil

Leading the charge on Operation Car Wash, Brazil’s long-running investigation into high-level political corruption, Judge Sergio Moro has ordered that ex-President Lula’s prison sentence should begin today. Lula has until 5 p.m. to turn himself in to the police.

The announcement, which came at 6 p.m. yesterday, It brought...

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