Paraguay Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Japan princess to wed, sparking debate on shrinking royal familyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Asian Correspondent

    Japan's Princess Mako arrives before a meeting with Paraguay's President Horacio Cartes at the presidential residence in Asuncion, Paraguay Sept 8, 2016. Source: Reuters/Jorge Adorno JAPANESE Princess Mako, the eldest granddaughter of Emperor Akihito, will wed a former college classmate, Japanese media reported, heating up debate on the ever-shrinking royal family since she must become a commoner after marriage.

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  2. This day in historyRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | The Inyo Register

    ... Expedition departs from Camp Dubois and begins its historic journey by traveling up the Missouri River. 1811 - Paraguay: Pedro Juan Caballero, Fulgencio Yegros and JosA Gaspar RodrA guez de Francia start actions to depose the Spanish governor ...

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  3. Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Israel Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... United Nations institutions. Those who voted against were the U.S., U.K., Germany, Ukraine, the Netherlands, Togo, Paraguay, Greece, Lithuania and Italy. He said the deducted amount will be transferred to Israel's Foreign Ministry and will be used ...

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  4. Collected Department Releases: Paraguayan Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | State Department

    On behalf of the United States government, we send our best wishes to the people of Paraguay on the 206th anniversary of Paraguay's independence on May 15. The United States and Paraguay share a long history of friendship and a commitment to work together toward an even brighter, more prosperous future. Paraguay's role in ensuring peace and security in the region, and its efforts to expand economic opportunity for all its citizens, attest to its strength and vision.

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  5. Ap Photos: Editor selections from Latin America, CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... soccer fans sit in the shade of a tree growing out of newly built stands at their club's stadium in Asuncion, Paraguay. City board members distinguished the soccer club as "friends of nature" for preserving a long-lived Lapacho tree by designing the ...

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  6. Israel fumes over Unesco resolution on excavations in Old CityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... voted against the resolution, which also included the United Kingdom, Italy, the Netherlands, Lithuania, Greece, Paraguay, Ukraine, Togo, and Germany. The statement referenced negotiations held by the EU with the Palestinians and Jordanians to water ...

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  7. APTOPIX Paraguay TreeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | The Gazette

    Resistencia soccer fans stand on their club's newly built stands as they wait for the start of a match, in Asuncion, Paraguay, Saturday, May 6, 2017. City board members distinguished the soccer club as "friends of nature" for preserving a long-lived Lapacho tree by designing the seating area around the tree that has been there for decades.

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  8. Nation and WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | The Gazette

    Resistencia soccer fans watch a match from their club's newly built stands, in Asuncion, Paraguay, Saturday, May 6, 2017.

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  9. After UNESCO vote, Israel cuts another $1m. from UN budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    ... on the resolution. Netanyahu also thanked the US, the UK, Greece, Germany, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Ukraine, Paraguay and Togo for voting against it. "For the first time in UNESCO, more countries voted to oppose or abstained than voted in favor, ...

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  10. Bnai Brith Appalled By UNESCO Executive Boards Attempt To Negate...Read the original story

    May 2, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... bias of this measure and voted to reject it: the United States, Germany, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Paraguay, Ukraine, Togo and the United Kingdom. The vote by Sweden in favor of the measure stands out among European nations for its ...

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  11. Israeli and Jewish officials slam UNESCO for passing 'antisemitic' resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    ... as a "malicious Arab-sponsored resolution." They include the United States, Germany, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Paraguay, Netherlands, Togo, Ukraine and the United Kingdom. The Anti-Defamation League joined AJC in applauding the 10 countries. ...

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  12. UNESCO disavows Israeli sovereignty in Jerusalem in 22-10 voteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    ... six of the European Union countries voted against it: Italy, UK, the Netherlands, Lithuania, Greece and Germany. Paraguay, Togo and the Ukraine also opposed it. Some 23 countries abstained, including Estonia, France, Slovenia and Spain. Three were ...

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  13. UNESCO passes anti-Israel resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... countries which voted against the resolution were the United States, Italy, Britain, Holland, Lithuania, Greece, Paraguay, Ukraine, Togo and Germany The resolution declares that "all legislative and administrative measures and actions taken by ...

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  14. Ciudad del Este heist confirmed as biggest everRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... police could not access the scene for several hours. Ciudad del Este sits in the "Triple Border" region, where Paraguay, Brazil and Argentina meet and where contraband electronics, drugs and arms flow across porous borders. Anbal Lima, police ...

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  15. Paraguay's lower house rejects presidential re-election amendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Paraguay's lower house of Congress on Wednesday rejected a constitutional amendment that would have allowed for presidential re-election, ending a month-long political crisis that aroused violent protests. Robert Acevedo President of Paraguay's Congress and former Paraguay's Interior Minister Rafael Filizola gesture after the rejection of a proposed amendment to allow presidential second terms, in front of the Paraguayan Congress in Asuncion ASUNCION: Paraguay's lower house of Congress on Wednesday rejected a constitutional amendment that would have allowed for presidential re-election, ending a month-long political crisis that aroused violent protests.

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  16. $11.7 million heist biggest in Paraguay's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    The partly demolished building of the armored car company Prosegur is seen after assailants blew it up, in Ciudad del Este, Paraguay, Monday, April 24, 2017. A gang of over 50 armed bandits stole several million dollars from a vault in the company, in what local officials are dubbing the "robbery of the century".

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  17. Paraguay congress axes measure for presidential re-electionRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | Fox News

    People celebrate after lawmakers rejected a constitutional amendment that would have allowed former presidents to run again for office, outside Congress in Asuncion, Paraguay, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. People celebrate after lawmakers rejected a constitutional amendment that would have allowed former presidents to run again for office, outside Congress in Asuncion, Paraguay, Wednesday, April 26, 2017.

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  18. Wyndham Opens Two Wyndham Grand Hotels in Paraguay and UruguayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Hotel News Resource

    With the debut of its upper-upscale Wyndham Grand brand in Asuncion, Paraguay, and Montevideo, Uruguay, 10 of the company's 18 brands operate in 11 countries across the continent. With the debut of its upper-upscale Wyndham Grand brand in Asuncin, Paraguay, and Montevideo, Uruguay, 10 of the company's 18 brands operate in 11 countries across the continent.

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  19. Brazil police arrest 12 men suspected of stealing millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Pattaya Mail

    Twelve men suspected of taking part in a dramatic, multimillion-dollar theft from an armored car company in a Paraguayan border city have been arrested in Brazil, officials in the Brazilian Federal Police said Tuesday. Guards and police inspect a vault that the assailants blew up early morning in Ciudad del Este, Paraguay, Monday, April 24, 2017.

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  20. Brazil police arrest 10 men suspected of stealing millions1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | India.com

    ... was missing from the vault, which he said held USD 49 million before the assault. Anibal Lima, police spokesman for Paraguay's Alto Parana Department, where Ciudad del Este is located, said the attackers are believed to belong to Brazilian organized ...

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