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  1. Shari Low: This summer I assert my right to bare armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    IT'S just as well you can't see me as I type this. You'd be traumatised. Shocked.


  2. It s official: Uruguay will notreceive any more Guantanamo inmatesRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Lucianne.com

    ... the six former prisoners to receive land from the Montevideo Comments: Latin American idiots learned the hard way. Uruguay, by the way, is the homeland of The Idiots Bible, according to the authors of the Guide To The Complete Latin American Idiot. ...


  3. Uruguay says it will not take any more Guantanamo Bay inmates amid mounting controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Uruguay, the only country in South America to accept released prisoners from Guantanamo Bay, has said it will not take any more amid increasingly controversy about the presence of six Arab men struggling to adapt to life there.


  4. Uruguay no longer accepting Guantanamo Bay detaineesRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay -- Uruguay's new government will no longer accept inmates from the U.S.-run Guantanamo Bay detention camp in Cuba and decisions ...


  5. Ex-Guantanamo detainee in Uruguay wants to discuss futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Star-Telegram.com

    A former Guantanamo Bay detainee who led hunger strikes as a prisoner and was resettled in Uruguay along with five other ex-inmates said Monday he had requested a meeting with the foreign minister to talk about the men's future in the South American country. Abu Wa'el Dhiab told The Associated Press that he had requested a meeting with Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa to speak "about everything here."


  6. Ex-Guantanamo detainee in Uruguay wants to discuss...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this file photo of a frame grab from Barricada TV, recorded on Feb. 11, 2015, Abu Wa'el Dhiab, one of the Syrian refugees released from Guantanamo and now living in Uruguay, speaks during an interview, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Dhiab, who led hunger strikes as a detainee and was resettled in Uruguay along with five other ex-inmates, is requesting a meeting with Uruguay's foreign minister to talk about the men's future.


  7. WBC, Sampson, CUBAP To Hold Tourney on April 10Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Boxing Scene

    The WBC Amateur Boxing Committee, CUBAP and Sampson Boxing are proud to announce MERCOSUR "Rumbo a Mexico", an elite boxing tournament featuring competitors from the South American "Mercosur" bloc of countries, Argentina, Brazil, as well as the host country, Uruguay. The opening event of the Tournament will take place Friday, April 10, at Estadio 8 de Junio in Paysandu, Uruguay, and will continue from there with monthly shows from different locations in Uruguay.


  8. Montevideo 2014 no 027 - POCITOSRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | TrekEarth

    Serie sobre a minha visita a Capital do Uruguai : MONTEVIDEU, nos dias 08 a 11/11/2014 - no 027 ! Series on my visit to URUGUAY'S CAPITAL CITY : MONTEVIDEO, from November 8th to 11th, 2014 - # 027 ! A LARGER VERSION OF THE ORIGINAL POST ! LA VIDA EN LA PLAYA DE POCITOS! A VIDA NA PRAIA DE POCITOS! POCITOS BEACH'S LIFE! My hotel was one block from this beach!! A pleasant location, close to the beach of POCITOS! Many cars in the RAMBLA, but also many people all day long, doing many activities in that open area! This was my second visit to MONTEVIDEO.


  9. HM receives cable of thanks from Uruguay presidentRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has received a cable of thanks from Dr Tabare Vazquez, President of the Eastern Republic of Uruguay in reply to His Majesty's congratulatory cable on the occasion of him winning the Presidential elections. President Vazquez expressed his confidence to enhance the existing relations between the two friendly countries to serve joint objectives.


  10. Argentine plane crashes near Punta del EsteRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Buenos Aires Herald

    An airplane with Argentine plates has crashed after taking off at the Laguna Del Sauce airport, near Punta Del Este city in Uruguay.


  11. Mobulid ray by-catch in longline fisheries in the south-western Atlantic OceanRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | CSIRO Publishing

    F. Mas A B C , R. Forselledo A B and A. Domingo B A Centro de InvestigaciA3n y ConservaciA3n Marina , Montevideo, Uruguay. B Laboratorio de Recursos PelA gicos, DirecciA3n Nacional de Recursos AcuA ticos , Constituyente 1497, CP 11200, Montevideo, Uruguay.


  12. Dr. Tennant earns degree from OxfordRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The record Online

    ... Juan Luis Segundo." Tennant's research for this degree was extensive, and according to Elbio Medina of Montevideo, Uruguay, "Dr. Tennant is the world's leading expert in the theology and thought of Juan Luis Segundo." "We are so blessed to have ...


  13. Nordex to Supply Uruguay's Largest Wind Farm Financed by KfWRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Washington Post

    Nordex SE, a German wind-turbine maker, will supply Uruguay's biggest wind farm, a $320 million project financed by two banks based in the European country. Nordex won an order from state-owned utility UTE to build the Pampa wind farm in the Tacuarembo department in central Uruguay and supply it with 59 of its 2.4-megawatt turbines, the Hamburg-based company said Wednesday in a statement.


  14. Interview: Dragan Bjelogrlic discusses 'See You in Montevideo'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Examiner.com

    See You in Montevideo was the Serbian entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the 87th Academy Awards, and it is a sequel to Montevideo: Taste of a Dream. It takes us back in time to the first World Cup which was held in Montevideo, Uruguay and follows the national soccer team of Yugoslavia.


  15. Rocha, Uruguay: Mission to find a mythical beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Independent

    ... "Maybe you'll like it." He was right - the dirt road was why I'd come. Until recently, I'd always associated Uruguay's coastline with Punta del Este, the brash beach resort where the River Plate meets the Atlantic Ocean. I'd heard of JosA ...


  16. Colorado pot doc "Rolling Papers" gets its close-up at SXSWRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Denver Post

    The Denver Post's marijuana editor, Ricardo Baca, with cannibis activist Alicia Castilla, who lives outside of Montevideo, Uruguay. Baca traveled to Uruguay, hoping to talk to then-President Jose Mujica, who'd pushed for legalizing pot.


  17. Everything You Need to Know About the FIA Formula E ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Ocean Drive

    SA bastien Buemi racing in an electric Spark-Renault at the 2014 Formula E Punta Del Este ePrix in Uruguay last December. While fast cars zip up Biscayne Boulevard every day, on March 14, the high-speed racers zooming along the thoroughfare will not only be legal, they'll be eco-friendly as well.


  18. Armenian Genocide Centennial Commemorations Kick Off In Uruguay MFARead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | Groong

    ARMENIAN GENOCIDE CENTENNIAL COMMEMORATIONS KICK OFF IN URUGUAY MFA 16:47, 13.03.2015 The presentation of a book by law and human rights specialist Oscar Lopez Goldasarena, and entitled Armenian Cultural Genocide, was held at the Ministry of Foreign Relations of Uruguay. In his remarks, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uruguay Rodolfo Nin Novoa reflected on cultural heritage and its preservation.


  19. Press association condemns murder of two journalists, wounding of another in GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... of the IAPA's Committee on Freedom of the Press and Information, Claudio Paolillo, editor of the Montevideo, Uruguay, weekly Bsqueda, said, "Frankly, the promises of those in charge of government to put an end to impunity seem to us to be ...


  20. Karabakh conflict should be resolved in accordance with int'l law - Uruguayan FMRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Trend

    Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict should be resolved in accordance with the international law and resolutions of UN Security Council on this conflict should be fulfilled, Uruguayan Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa said. Azerbaijan's parliamentary delegation, led by the head of Azerbaijan-Uruguay Interparliamentary Working Group Javanshir Feyziyev, included MPs Mukhtar Babayev, Asim Mollazade, Fuad Muradov and Aslan Jafarov, Azerbaijan's diplomatic mission in Uruguay told Trend on Mar.12.