Brazil's torture report brings President Dilma Rousseff to tears

December 11, 2014 3:06 PM

3 0

Washington: As the United States deals with the backlash from a Senate report on CIA interrogation methods, half a continent away, another country was dealing with its own troubled history. And for one world leader, it was sadly personal.

On Tuesday, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff gave a speech at a ceremony marking the release of a report by Brazil's National Truth Commission that examined the human rights abuses that occurred during Brazil's 1964-1985 military rule. The 2000-page report, a result of almost three years of invest...

Read more

To category page

Loading...