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Dilma Rousseff

Biggest success of upcoming visit by Brazil's Rousseff is it's happening

RIO DE JANEIRO Two of the world's four largest democracies look to close a chapter of hard feelings on Sunday when Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff arrives in the United States for a three-day visit, capped by a bilateral meeting Tuesday with Barack Obama at the White House. The two leaders are expected to discuss economic and trade issues, defense cooperation, education and climate change. The visit's main significance, however, is symbolic, rejuvenating a relationship that has historically been one step forward, one back, long on promise but short on strategy or results. "We still don't understand each other very well," said Eric Farnsworth, vice president...

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