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Obama and Rousseff meet, appear to put spy scandal behind them
Obama and Rousseff meet, appear to put spy scandal behind them

In a piece of embarrassing fallout from the spy scandals that hit the Obama administration two years ago, President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil canceled a fancy state visit to Washington. She, and the world, had just learned the extent to which the U.S. National Security Agency had eavesdropped on her and other Brazilian officials, courtesy of the leaks of National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden. Ever since, the United States and Brazil have worked to repair relations. Brazil is the sixth-largest economy in the world and the largest in Latin America, but Rousseff has suffered from her own scandals of late and could use an international boost. President Obama used the...

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