This is Brazil’s new leader: Michel Temer – BBC News

Brazil has a new leader the Vice President Michel Temer is now acting head of state. His rise to the top job comes after a marathon, all-night debate in which the senate voted to suspend President Dilma Rousseff from office. An impeachment trial will now go ahead. Senators voted to suspend her by 55 votes to 22 after an all-night session that lasted more than 20 hours. Vice-President Michel Temer will now assume the presidency while Ms Rousseff’s trial takes place.

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