Brazilian Court Orders Immediate Arrest Of Former President Lula Da Silva

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SAO BERNARDO DO CAMPO, BRAZIL – APRIL 07: Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva gestures to supporters at the headquarters of the Metalworkers’ Union where a Catholic mass was held in memory of his late wife Marisa Leticia on April 7, 2018 in the Sao Bernardo do Campo section of Sao Paulo, Brazil. An arrest warrant was issued on Thursday for da Silva to serve a 12-year jail term for corruption. The 72 year old former president told the crowd “I will comply with their warrant.” (Photo by Victor Moriyama/Getty Images)