Dec 31, 2013
Neighbors: Brazil to help Uruguay avoid Argentina
Uruguayan President Jose Mujica says Brazil will fund 80 percent of a new deep-water port that could thwart Argentine efforts to control trade in the region.
Uruguay offers sea outlet for Bolivia and Paraguay
The President of Uruguay, Jos Mujica, intends to help Bolivia and Paraguay have the coveted exit to the sea, so that these countries have the potential to improve the flow of their products.
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Uruguay Becomes a "Sanctuary for Whales and Dolphins"
In September, Uruguay adopted law 19.128 , which designates the country's territorial waters as a "sanctuary for whales and dolphins."