Brazil's President Michel Temer smiles during a meeting with businessmen and trade unions at the Planalto presidential palace in Brasilia, Brazil, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
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Brazilian police raided the house of Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi in a corruption probe early Thursday, adding yet more pressure on the scandal-plagued government of President Michel Temer.Major Brazilian news sites said the principal suspect was Maggi, Temer's agriculture chief, a farming tycoon and a former governor of Mato Grosso. An AFP photographer saw police leave Maggi's Brasilia home carrying a computer.Maggi oversees a soybean empire, growing and exporting the commodity, earning himself the nickname "Soya King".
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