FORMER PRESIDENT OF BRAZIL WAS ARRESTED




Serhat TUNAR -TDO- Former President Michel Temer was arrested after several corruption charges were reported.

According to local media reports, the previous president of Brazil, Temer, was arrested and detained at his home in Sao Paulo as part of a comprehensive corruption investigation.

In addition to Temer, Brazil's former Energy Minister Moreira Franco and former Civil Aviation Minister Eliseu Padilha were arrested too.

Michel Temer allegedly received bribes and the investigation was launched last October. Media reports alleged that he received nearly $ 300,000 in bribes from the Odebrecht engineering company which is in the center of the corruption investigation in Brazil.