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  1. Rolling Stones do rare performance of 'Anybody Seen My Baby?' in Buenos AiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Examiner.com

    ... de La Plata Feb. 13, 2016: Buenos Aires, Argentina - Estadio Asnico Ciudad de La Plata Feb. 16, 2016: Montevideo, Uruguay - Estadio Centenario Feb. 20, 2016: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - EstA dio MaracanA Feb. 24, 2016: SA o Paulo, Brazil - EstA dio do ...

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  2. The Latest: Official urges Americas to spend more on ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Newsday

    The Director of the Pan American Health Organization Dr. Carissa Etienne, center, speaks to the press during the Mercosur Health Ministers summit to address the spread of Zika virus in the region, at the Mercosur building in Montevideo, Uruguay, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. The ministers of 13 countries are meeting to coordinate efforts to fight the spread of the mosquito born virus.

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  3. Find out which countries have Zika virus casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Echo

    The main concern is with infected pregnant women, who may possibly give birth to babies with microcephaly, a serious birth defect resulting in a small head and developmental disabilities. At the Southern Common Market meeting convened on Wednesday in Montevideo, Uruguay, the Director of the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization , Dr. Carissa F. Etienne, told health ministers more resources were needed to fight the spread of the Zika virus across the Americas, as well as the increase in microcephaly and other complications.

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  4. APNewsbreak: Few Zika samples being shared by BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Health Ministers summit to address the spread of Zika virus in the region, at the Mercosur building in Montevideo, Uruguay, Wednes... (AP Photo/Felipe Dana). Cassiana Severino holds her daughter Melisa Vitoria, born with microcephaly at the IMIP ...

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  5. Juve defender Caceres out for rest of the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Juventus defender Martin Caceres is unlikely to play again this season after picking up an Achilles tendon injury during the 1-0 win over Genoa on Wednesday. Uruguay's Martin Caceres reacts after scoring against Chile during their 2018 World Cup qualifying soccer match at Centenario stadium in Montevideo, November 17, 2015.

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  6. Beamed down from the nacreous cloudsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Northern Echo

    I'VE been walking round all week with a crick in my neck all week, looking up at the sky in the hope of seeing a nacreous cloud. It would appear that I am the only person in the North-East not to have spotted one of these beautifully iridescent "mother of pearl" clouds.

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  7. PAHO calls for political commitment and more resources to fight zika in the AmericasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... to rising sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (PAHO/WHO) -- More resources are urgently needed to fight the spread of the zika virus in the Americas and the apparently related ...

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  8. WRAPUP 2-Brazil Zika cases raise concern of virus transmission beyond mosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Reuters

    ... mosquito larvae while looking for larvae of the aedes aegypti mosquito, the vector of the Zika virus, in Montevideo, Uruguay February 4, 2016. A municipal worker sprays insecticide at the neighborhood of Afogados in Recife, Brazil, February 2, 2016. ...

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  9. Zika Virus Found in Pregnant Spanish WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Voice of America

    ... Health Minister Marcelo Castro, whose country has been hit hardest by the virus, held emergency talks in Montevideo, Uruguay Wednesday. The World Health Organization (WHO) says the virus is strongly suspected to cause microcephaly and has called the ...

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  10. Latin American civil society experts discuss media concentration and...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Association for Progressive Communications

    ... this new environment about 30 civil society experts from eight Latin American countries are gathering in Montevideo, Uruguay this week. The two-day workshop on 3-4 Feburary is being hosted by the Latin American media observatory, The project is ...

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  11. Uruguay has 'no qualms" playing at center of Zika outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | SFGate

    Mercosur Health Ministers and part of their delegations pose for an official photo after attending the summit to address the spread of Zika virus in the region, at the Mercosur building in Montevideo, Uruguay, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. The ministers of 13 countries are meeting to coordinate efforts to fight the spread of the mosquito born virus.

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  12. New case in Argentina confirmedRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... bringing the number of carriers of the virus in the country to three. Health Minister Jorge Lemus said yesterday in Uruguay that "there are three imported cases of Zika" registered in the country, the first of which was reported last week in Buenos ...

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  13. Experts warn of - new dimension'Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Health ministers from Mercosur-member countries participate in a meeting to discuss how to deal with the Zika virus. at the Mercosur building in Montevideo, Uruguay, yesterday.

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  14. Uruguay has - no qualms" playing at center of Zika outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Washington Post

    ... attending the summit to address the spread of Zika virus in the region, at the Mercosur building in Montevideo, Uruguay, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. The ministers of 13 countries are meeting to coordinate efforts to fight the spread of the mosquito ...

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  15. PAHO Director Calls for Political Commitment and More Resources to Fight Zika in the AmericasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Infection Control Today

    ... told ministers of health today in a meeting convened by the Southern Common Market (MERCOSUR), in Montevideo, Uruguay. All countries in the Americas need to allocate new resources to step up mosquito control efforts, prepare their health services ...

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  16. Going loco - not quite the Old Patagonian ExpressRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2007 | Random Writings

    IA m in Viedma, a pleasant and untouristy town on the banks of the Rio Negro, close to the Atlantic Coast. Why? Well, the train buff in me couldnA t let this trip pass by without a train ride, and one of the longest ones still running is from Bariloche to Viedma.

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  17. The booming cuisine and wines of PatagoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Decanter Magazine

    A decanter.com promotion Patagonia offers a culinary tour de force extending from Neuquen to Tierra del Fuego, 2,500km of unforgettable flavours and wines. Every year, millions of visitors from all over the world come to Patagonia to explore its geography and tour its forests, lakes and snow-capped mountains in search of relaxation or adventure.

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  18. Health officials want more Zika samples, data from BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Health Ministers summit to address the spread of Zika virus in the region, at the Mercosur building in Montevideo, Uruguay, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. The ministers of 13 countries are meeting to coordinate efforts to fight the spread of the mosquito ...

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  19. Brazil Employs Cyber Mosquitoes in Zika Awareness CampaignRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Washington Post

    ... across Latin America, according to the World Health Organization. The region's health ministers met in Montevideo, Uruguay on Wednesday to discuss policy coordination. The Brazilian government website provides guidelines to health care officials and ...

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  20. Zika Control Demands Anti-Mosquito Measures, Officials SayRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Washington Post

    ... in an interview. The agency hosted representatives from about a dozen Latin American countries in Montevideo, Uruguay, to discuss the rapidly spreading virus. "Don't let water accumulate, use bed nets, use screens if you can," Espinal said. Most ...

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