Brazil'svoted April 17 to open impeachment proceedings against President Dilma Rousseff, her .
The 367-137 vote in favor of impeachment was well over the 342 votes needed for the proceedings to move ahead to the, where a majority vote will determine if Rousseff is put on trial.
Many Brazilians hold Rousseff responsible for everything from the devastating recession tohigh taxes and poor public services. (AP)
The Japan Times ST: April 29, 2016