Exclusive with The President elect of Brazil

"We cannot be treated as a banana republic Luis Inacio da Silva affirms that his government will reclaim the Brazilian economy's weight in the international context: "We have to occupy the space that belongs to us and be respected”. "Trade must be a two-way street where everyone comes out a winner without the subjection of some" BY DEISY FRANCIS MEXIDOR "My principal reason for becoming president of Brazil is to give our country a new direction," affirms Luis Inacio Lula da Silva, the recently elected leader of that South American nation after standing on three previous occasions, in an exclusive…