Brazil court upholds Lula da Silva's graft conviction

A court in Brazil has upheld a conviction against former president Luiz Inacio "Lula" da Silva, for corruption and money laundering.

It's a major setback for his plans to run again for the presidency.

But he insisted he will seek re-election in October.

Al Jazeera's Teresa Bo reports from the southern city of Porto Alegre.

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(Source: Al Jazeera English,