Former Brazilian Presidents Rousseff and Lula to Boycott Olympics Opening Ceremony — TIME

Brazil’s previous two leaders, both facing allegations of financial impropriety, are set to boycott the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympics next week, their representatives confirmed Tuesday. Both Dilma Rousseff — suspended from office for allegedly flouting budget regulations — and her predecessor Lula da Silva — implicated in a corruption scandal at the state-run…

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