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Another ex-minister held in Brazil graft probe

Antonio Palocci was arrested on September 26, 2016 on suspicion of accepting bribes from the construction company Odebrecht, one of the main firms involved in the huge Petrobras pay-to-play scandalBrazilian police on Monday arrested former finance minister Antonio Palocci, the latest high-level suspect in the huge Petrobras corruption probe, prosecutors said. Palocci, 55, served as finance minister under former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and as chief of staff for his successor Dilma Rousseff, who was impeached this month. Palocci was also a key figure in the leftist Workers’ Party.

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