Uruguay Newswire

Uruguay Newswire

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  1. European Union's Managing Director for the Americas Christian Leffler.Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... The recent meeting in Brussels showed the many differences between Mercosur bloc members regarding the deal, with Uruguay even suggesting changes to the Asuncin Treaty - which gave birth to the bloc in 1991 - to allow each country to negotiate ...

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  2. Extradition hearing for FIFA officials draws nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... was a flight risk, but according to Swiss media, the man appealing for bail was Eugenio Figueredo (83) from Uruguay, who is said to be in poor health. Webb (50) and all his fellow detainees are all fighting the extradition to the US and are expected ...

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  3. Freedom has bitter, baffling taste for former Guantanamo inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    Freed Guantanamo Bay detainee Abu Wa'el Dhiab poses for a photo in front of the US Embassy where other four were camping in Montevideo, Uruguay, Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Freed Guantanamo Bay detainee Abu Wa'el Dhiab poses for a photo in front of the US Embassy where other four were camping in Montevideo, Uruguay, Tuesday, May 5, 2015.

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    Saturday Jun 27 | Inside Costa Rica

    June 27th, 2015 The president of Costa Rica, Luis Guillermo Solis declared an emergency on Saturday and declared a RED ALERT as heavy rainfall continued to flood the entire province of Limon and the cantons of Turrialba and Sarapiqui. Route 32, the main highway between San Jose and Limon, is blocked at kilometer 25 after a landslide blocked the roadway with some 4,000 cubic meters of material.

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  5. First in South America: Ventus Ingenieria in Uruguay Chooses Breeze for Wind Farm ManagementRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | PR Log

    Uruguay-based Ventus Ingenieria has chosen the Breeze system for wind farm management. This marks the first wind farm on the South American continent to be installed in Breeze.

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  6. Sampson Boxing Stages Big Event in Uruguay on 8/8Read the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Boxing Scene

    The week of Saturday, August 8, at the Radisson Montevideo Victoria Plaza Hotel in Montevideo, Uruguay, promoter Sampson Lewkowicz will stage "Las Vegas en el Radisson," a historic first for boxing, combining a world-class boxing show that Saturday night with a four-day international poker tournament. In the boxing show's main event, former women's world champion and hometown hero Cecilia "La Reina" Comunales of Paysandu, Uruguay , will move up in weight for the first time to go 10 rounds with Lina Milagros Tejada of the Dominican Republic for the WBC Women's Super Lightweight International Championship.

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  7. FIFA official denied Swiss bail in US extradition fight over flight riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Age

    ... one picked up the phone during business hours at the offices of Figueredo's lawyer, Gustavo Bordes, in Montevideo, Uruguay. All seven men being held at "multiple establishments" in and around Zurich are contesting their extradition in a process that ...

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  8. Mainz open to offers for Jara after incident with CavaniRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | SFGate

    Uruguay's Edinson Cavani, left, argues with Chile's Gonzalo Jara, right, during a Copa America quarterfinal soccer match at the National Stadium in Santiago, Chile, Wednesday, June 24, 2015. South American football officials will look into the actions of Jara, who was caught by TV cameras poking Cavani's behind to provoke a red card, which could lead to a suspension for the Chilean player.

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  9. Uruguay: no Mercosur-EU trade deal by 2016Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Buenos Aires Herald

    A free trade agreement between the Mercosur bloc and the European Union will most likely not be signed by 2016, according to Uruguay's Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa, who criticized Argentina because of its trade barriers and insisted on doing a "two-speed" agreement with the EU. "It will be hard to have a deal signed by 2016.

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  10. 2 Different Campaigns for P&G's Always Win PR Grand Prix and Inaugural Glass Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Adweek

    ... All Other Glass Lions Winners Leo Burnett Beirut for Kafa's "Vote For Us. We'll Vote For You" Notable in Montevideo, Uruguay, for Urufarma's "Feliz Da Hombres" Droga5 New York for the National Women's Law Center's "The Equal Pay Back Project" FCB ...

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  11. NYRA, Brazilian Track to Share SignalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Blood Horse

    ... such as the iconic Recently, JCRGS signed a reciprocal simulcast agreement with Maronas Race Track in Montevideo, Uruguay, marking the first time that two Latin countries have shared signals and pools. "International integration is the way to go if ...

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  12. Uruguay's Carmelo Resort & Spa Joins Hyatt FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Hotel Business

    A Hyatt Hotels Corporation affiliate has entered into a franchise agreement with Hotel Corporation Uruguay, S.A. for Carmelo Resort & Spa in Carmelo, Uruguay. Formerly managed by Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts, the resort will be operated as Carmelo Resort & Spa, a Hyatt Hotel.

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  13. From the rugby pitch to the classroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | The Abbotsford News

    ... to grow. In November 2013, he got the call to officiate his first full international test matches - a game between Uruguay and Spain in Montevideo, Uruguay, and another between the United States and the Maori All Blacks in Philadelphia. The latter ...

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  14. US policy on IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Asia and South America. Just last week, yet another dummy bomb was found near the Israeli Embassy in Montevideo, Uruguay. In February, Tehran's ambassador to Uruguay was summoned to the country's Foreign Ministry to explain why an Iranian diplomat ...

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  15. Hundreds turned away from yoga eventRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | Newkerala.com

    ... should have also been allowed to enter just like during Independence Day and Republic Day functions." A group from Uruguay also got upset when they could not enter the main venue. One them, who identified himself as Martin, told IANS that they were ...

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  16. New Public Artwork Open at Riverside Park Bird SanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... (2014); Vertigo, Xippas Gallery, Geneva (2013); Ficciones, International Biennial of Photography, Punta Del Este, Uruguay (2011); Plastic Lemons, Spring Projects, London (2011); In Present Tense-Young Greek Artists, EMST National Museum of ...

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  17. First Record of Theropod and Ornithopod Tracks and Detailed...Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | CiteULike

    First Record of Theropod and Ornithopod Tracks and Detailed Description of Sauropod Trackways from the Tacuarembo Formation of Uruguay To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. The record of dinosaur tracks and trackways from the Tacuarembo Formation is described in detail: two trackways and four isolated tracks.

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  18. Explosive device disarmed outside Israeli Embassy in UruguayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY - Intelligence officials are analyzing the security cameras in the area to determine who put an explosive device in place outside the Israeli Embassy. The head of the fire department, Leandro Palomeque, said the response alarm system was activated at 8:05 a.m. on Wednesday.

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  19. Foot and MouthRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The King's BLOG

    Having seen a programme on the television the other evening regarding past rural matters and including an item on lime production and the uses it was put to, I was reminded of Foot and Mouth, and of the time this disease came to the area around Kingsley. Not recalling the dates of this particular event I resorted to the magic of the internet and there appears to have been two major outbreaks.

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  20. Former Uruguayan President Attends 100 Anniversary Commemoration For The 20 MartyrsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Groong

    FORMER URUGUAYAN PRESIDENT ATTENDS 100 ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATION FOR THE 20 MARTYRS By MassisPost Updated: June 16, 2015 Montevideo, Uruguay - Former Uruguayan President, Jose Mujica, accompanied the Armenian community in Uruguay to commemorate the 100 Anniversary of Armenia's 20 Hunchakian Martyrs at Montevideo Plaza Armenia, on June 15, 2015. The congregation also included Minister of the Embassy of Argentina; Santiago Vazquez Montenegro, Father Antonio Kechedjian, and Ms.

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