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  1. Uruguay warns will cut off public aid to ex-Gitmo detaineesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa made the statements to reporters as four of the men kept up a protest in front of the U.S. Embassy that they began Friday, spending the nights with sleeping bags.

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  2. Uruguay urges ex-Guantanamo detainees to sign for housing 3 minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ashland Times-Gazette

    Uruguay's foreign minister said Monday that six former Guantanamo Bay detainees resettled here will be out of a house and off public assistance unless they agree to terms they have so far rejected, the latest in an increasingly public battle over who is financially responsible for the men and for how long. Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa made the statements to reporters as four of the men kept up a protest in front of the U.S. Embassy that they began Friday, spending the nights with sleeping bags.

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  3. Uruguay warns will cut off public aid to ex-Gitmo detaineesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Uruguay's foreign minister said Monday that six former Guantanamo Bay detainees resettled here will be out of a house and off public assistance unless they agree to terms they have so far rejected, the latest in an increasingly public battle over who is financially responsible for the men and for how long. Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa made the statements to reporters as four of the men kept up a protest in front of the U.S. Embassy that they began Friday, spending the nights with sleeping bags.

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  4. In brief: Car bombings in Iraq's capital kill at least 20 civiliansRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... amid growing Chinese assertiveness in disputed areas in the East and South China Sea claimed by Beijing. MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay -- Uruguay's foreign minister said Monday that six former Guantanamo Bay detainees resettled here will be out of a house and ...

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  5. Uruguay urges ex-Guantanamo detainees to sign for housingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Freed Guantanamo Bay detainees who were resettled in Uruguay pray during their protest outside the U.S. embassy in Montevideo, Uruguay, Friday, April 24, 2015.

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  6. Ex-Guantanamo detainees in Uruguay protest at US EmbassyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    ... periodically stayed. The four Syrians, one Tunisian and one Palestinian have been housed in a four-bedroom house in Uruguay'scapital since the government took them in after their release in December. But "we are too many to stay in the house," said ...

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  7. Photo Gallery: Freed Guant namo detainees protest in UruguayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Three freed Guantanamo Bay detainees, who were resettled in Uruguay, pray during their protest outside the U.S. Embassy in Montevideo, Uruguay, on April 24, 2015. From left to right Omar Abdelahdi Faraj and Ali Husain Shaaban, both of Syria, and Adel bin Muhammad El Ouerghi of Tunisia.

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  8. Uruguay foreign minister: Protesting ex-Guantanamo detainees must sign paperwork for housingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Fox News

    Uruguay's foreign minister says the government will provide private housing to six ex-Guantanamo detainees only if they sign paperwork agreeing to terms they have so far rejected. Rodolfo Nin Novoa made the statements Monday as four of the six former detainees kept up their protest in front of the U.S. Embassy in Montevideo.

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  9. Chile volcano quietens but remains unstableRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AlertNet

    ... at a very high altitude. On Saturday, many airlines canceled flights into the capitals of Argentina, Chile and Uruguay as a precautionary measure, while the southern Argentine airports of Neuquen and Bariloche were closed. Authorities have set up a ...

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  10. Ex-Gitmo Detainees Want Monthly Allowance, HousingRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | Sweetness & Light

    ... free housing, free three squares, free jumpsuits, and free prayer rugs - and their own separate cells? MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay - Four former Guantanamo Bay prisoners protested for a second day Saturday demanding more help from both the Uruguayan and the ...

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  11. Rioseco: Ashes causing voting trouble in parts of Neuqu nRead the original story

    Sunday | Buenos Aires Herald

    Victory Front candidate for governor of Neuqun Ramn Rioseco has claimed that the ash cloud caused by the Calbuco volcano has caused problems in some areas of the province election, with two areas in particular struggling to carry out normal polling activity. "The situation is normal in almost all the province, except for San Martn [de los Andes] and Junn," the Cutral Co mayor stated, while expressing his hope that "the problems caused by the ashes are solved rapidly."

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  12. Castleton Commodities International LLC - Power - Deals and Alliances ...Read the original story

    Sunday | PR-inside.com

    ... company operates through its branch offices in Houston, the US; Calgary, Canada; Lausanne, Switzerland; Montevideo, Uruguay; Singapore; and Shanghai, China. CCI is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, the US. Castleton Commodities International ...

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  13. The World in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NWAonline

    Three freed Guantanamo Bay detainees, who were resettled in Uruguay, protest outside the U.S. embassy in Montevideo, Uruguay, Friday, April 24, 2015. From left are Omar Abdelahdi Faraj and Ali Husain Shaaban, both of Syria, and Adel bin Muhammad El Ouerghi, of Tunisia.

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  14. Former Guantanamo detainees keep up protest in UruguayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Albany Times Union

    Three freed Guantanamo Bay detainees, who were resettled in Uruguay, protest outside the U.S. embassy in Montevideo, Uruguay, Friday, April 24, 2015. From left are Omar Abdelahdi Faraj and Ali Husain Shaaban, both of Syria, and Adel bin Muhammad El Ouerghi, of Tunisia.

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  15. Main Ceremony in Uruguay with Former Presidents for the Armenian Genocide CentennialRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | Groong

    Main Ceremony in Uruguay with Former Presidents for the Armenian Genocide Centennial Agencia Prensa Armenia The main ceremony of the Armenian Genocide Centennial in Uruguay took place on Friday April 24 in the Legislative Palace with the presence of President Tabare Vazquez, Vice President Raul Sendic and former Presidents Jose Mujica, Julio Maria Sanguinetti and Luis Alberto Lacalle, among other personalities. Raul Sendic said that the genocide was "one of the worst forms of degradation of human beings."

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  16. Ex-Gitmo detainees protest at US embassy in Uruguay, demand financial supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Russia Taday

    Former Guantanamo detainees Omar Mahmoud Faraj , Ali Shabaan and Abdul din Muhammed Tawes chat with a member of the media in front of the U.S. embassy in Montevideo, April 24, 2015. Four former Guantanamo Bay prisoners protested on Friday night in front of the US Embassy in Montevideo, Uruguay, complaining over "broken promises" and demanding greater financial support from Washington.

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  17. Ex-Gitmo Detainees in Uruguay Protest at US EmbassyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | News Max

    ... periodically stayed. The four Syrians, one Tunisian and one Palestinian were housed in a four-bedroom house in Uruguay's capital after the government took them in after their release in December. But "we are too many to stay in the house," said El ...

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  18. Uruguay leaders commemorate Armenian Genocide centennialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - The main ceremony of the Armenian Genocide centennial commemoration in Uruguay took place on Friday, April 24 in the Legislative Palace, in presence of President Tabare Vazquez, Vice President Raul Sendic and former Presidents Jose Mujica, Julio Maria Sanguinetti and Luis Alberto Lacalle, among other officials, Prensa Armenia reports. The organizers recalled the fiftieth anniversary of Law 13.326 that declares April 24 as a Day of Remembrance of the Armenian Martyrs and honored Carlos Julio Pereyra, Uruguay Tourne and Julio Maria Sanguinetti, the politics who promoted adoption of the law.

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  19. Federico Britos: Hot Club of the AmericasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | All About Jazz

    Violinist extraordinaire Federico Britos originally from Montevideo, Uruguay and affectionately referred to by his close friends as "Federico the Uruguayan"-state's one of his closest colleagues, and the renowned Hot Club of France. Britos pays tribute to the music of that era with one major cultural twist, he designs a unique interpretation of the rhythm-based music with the stylish Latin-flavored Hot Club of the Americas billed on the cover of the album as, "When Grappelli meets Latin America."

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  20. Ex-Guantanamo prisoners in Uruguay protest at US EmbassyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Daily Star

    ... periodically stayed. The four Syrians, one Tunisian and one Palestinian have been housed in a four-bedroom house in Uruguay's capital since the government took them in after their release in December. But "we are too many to stay in the house," said ...

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