Brazil's Rousseff cancels Japan visit

Jun 22, 2013

Brazil's Rousseff cancels Japan visit

by Reiji Yoshida

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff will postpone her planned visit to Japan due to the mass protests breaking out in dozens of cities around her nation, officials in Tokyo said Friday. Rousseff’s trip was scheduled to run from next Wednesday to Friday and included talks ...

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Minister to pitch floating offshore platform project to Brazil

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