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Tue, 20 Mar 2018 08:16:00 GMT
Lula begins tour of south Brazil and meets Mujica, but it was a bad day for both leaders
Protesters interrupted the start on Monday of an election campaign tour by former Brazilian president Lula da Silva, who leads opinion polls but faces a lengthy jail sentence for corruption. Police had to intervene to separate ...

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 08:59:00 GMT
UK expert in Montevideo to promote British sheep genetics in Uruguay
A British expert in export certification is visiting Uruguay with the aim of promoting the regeneration British genetics in Uruguayan flocks. In Uruguay there are currently four sheep breeds of British origin: Suffolk, Romney M...

Mon, 05 Mar 2018 11:59:00 GMT
Falklands have three new young “ambassadors”
Three young people who, judging by their boundless enthusiasm for all things Falkland, could be ambassadors for the Islands after only a week in Stanley and the Camp. Mauricio Giraudo from Uruguay, Marco Franceschini from Brazi...

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 07:14:00 GMT
All crew members of Taiwanese jigger which caught fire are rescued in the South Atlantic
The government of the Falkland Islands has reported that all crew members of a Taiwanese jigger which caught fire in the South Atlantic have been rescued and should be arriving in Montevideo in the coming days.

Tue, 27 Feb 2018 06:08:00 GMT
Uruguayan fraternity: nepotism, nepotism and no job to spare
It has been a long standing consensus-secret in the Uruguayan political system that when you are elected or have been nominated to a political post, you must not forget the family or friends particularly if they are in distress...

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