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News: Paraguay

We have started to collect the most important news related to Paraguay in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Japan abductee freed in Paraguay

Friday, April 20th 2007, 9:46
related countries: Japan Japan

A Japanese businessman abducted in Paraguay with his secretary and two Paraguayans is freed.
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Paraguay hunt for Japan hostages

Tuesday, April 3rd 2007, 21:13
related countries: Japan Japan

Police in Paraguay mount a huge search operation for two Japanese nationals who were abducted at gunpoint.
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Paraguay dengue official sacked

Tuesday, March 6th 2007, 10:23

The man heading Paraguay's response to a dengue fever crisis is fired over the use of expired fumigation chemicals.
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Dengue emergency in Paraguay

Friday, March 2nd 2007, 3:46

Paraguay declares a state of emergency to deal with dengue fever, which has killed 10 people this year.
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Bolivia route blockaded over oil

Monday, January 29th 2007, 19:35
related countries: Argentina Argentina, Bolivia Bolivia

Protesters seeking further oil and gas nationalisation block the road to Argentina and Paraguay
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Vatican warns Paraguay candidate

Wednesday, December 27th 2006, 12:21

The Holy See makes public its displeasure at the decision of a retired bishop to run in Paraguay's poll.
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Anger at Paraguay blaze verdict

Wednesday, December 6th 2006, 4:53

Clashes follow the verdict on the owners of a shopping complex in Paraguay where a fire killed 350 in 2004.
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Paraguay man crucified in public

Thursday, November 30th 2006, 0:58

Protesters in Paraguay stage a public crucifixion to call for the release of a former general jailed for plotting.
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Ex-Paraguay ruler buried in exile

Friday, August 18th 2006, 0:54
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Paraguay's former military ruler Alfredo Stroessner is buried in a private ceremony in the Brazilian capital.
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Agency to monitor tri-border area

Wednesday, August 16th 2006, 16:51
related countries: Argentina Argentina

Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay set up a joint intelligence centre to monitor the area where their borders meet.
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Ex-Paraguayan ruler dies in exile

Wednesday, August 16th 2006, 16:48
related countries: Botswana Botswana, Brazil Brazil
related places: Brasilia

Paraguay's former military ruler Alfredo Stroessner dies aged 93 in a hospital in the Brazilian capital, Brasilia.
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Paraguay 2-0 Trinidad

Tuesday, June 20th 2006, 21:07
related countries: Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago

An own goal from Brent Sancho and a strike from Nelson Cuevas earn Paraguay victory over Trinidad and Tobago in Group B.
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