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Brazil faces recession, Rousseff under pressure as drought drags on

Published on: Tue, 03 Feb 2015 17:46:23 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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BRASILIA/SAO PAULO, Feb 3 (Reuters) - A severe drought is accelerating Brazil's expected descent into recession, adding to President Dilma Rousseff's woes as she takes unpopular austerity measures and faces economic fallout from a corruption scandal at state-run oil company Petrobras.

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