Brazil President Postpones U.S. Visit After NSA Revelations

Sep 17, 2013
Originally published on September 17, 2013 5:34 pm

In a slap to the United States, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff announced she is postponing her state visit to Washington. It was scheduled for Oct. 23 and would have been the first state visit of President Obama's second term. The postponement follows revelations that the National Security Agency spied on Rousseff, her top aides and Brazil's state-run oil company.