"Brazil's former president Michel Temer has been arrested in connection with an investigation of bribery in the construction of the nuclear power plant Angra 3, according to prosecutors in the country. Temers lawyer confirming the arrest."
"Michel Temer led the country during the years 2016-2018. The former vice president took over as president for Dilma Rousseff, who was forced to resign since she faced impeachment."
"Temer was accused of corruption already under his presidency, but the investigation was blocked by the political allies in the congress of the lower house of parliament – allegations against a sitting president must be approved by congress. Michel Temer has consistently denied that he committed any wrong."
"The brazilian currency, the real, fell by one per cent when the news of the arrest became known, as there is a risk to delay the upcoming debate on economic reforms."