(160304) -- SAO PAULO, March 4, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Federal police officers stand guard outside the Lula Institute in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on March 4, 2016. Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been detained in Brazil's huge corruption probe code-named Operation Car Wash, officials said Friday. Lula's residence in Sao Paulo has been searched and evidence showed that Lula benefited from bribery schemed at the state-owned oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA, according to a police statement. (Xinhua/Adar Rodrigues/Brazil Photo Press/AGENCIA ESTADO) ***BRAZIL OUT***

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(160304) -- SAO PAULO, March 4, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Federal police officers stand guard outside the Lula Institute in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on March 4, 2016. Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been detained in Brazil's huge corruption probe code-named Operation Car Wash, officials said Friday. Lula's residence in Sao Paulo has been searched and evidence showed that Lula benefited from bribery schemed at the state-owned oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA, according to a police statement. (Xinhua/Adar Rodrigues/Brazil Photo Press/AGENCIA ESTADO) ***BRAZIL OUT***
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