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Brazil: Human Rights

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN 117424, tabled on 4 December 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what representations he has made to the Government of Brazil to ensure that the human rights of former Presidents Lula and Rousseff are upheld.

Answered on

12 December 2017

Former presidents Lula da Silva and Dilma Rouseff are subject to a judicial process as part of a major anti-corruption investigation. We understand that due process is being followed. We have not made any representations on this issue.