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Pope in tribute to Paraguay women

Saturday, July 11th 2015, 17:45

Pope Francis pays homage to the women and mothers of Paraguay for their role in rebuilding the country after a devastating 19th century war.
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VIDEO: Pope's visit: Two contrasting views

Saturday, July 4th 2015, 23:28
related countries: Ecuador Ecuador

As Pope Francis tours Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay, BBC News speaks to two women with contrasting views on his visit
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VIDEO: Pope's battle to woo Latin America

Saturday, July 4th 2015, 9:06
related countries: Ecuador Ecuador

When Pope Francis arrives in Latin America this weekend, huge crowds are expected - as millions of Roman Catholics in Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay turn out to see the man they call the "Pope of the poor".
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Argentina 6-1 Paraguay

Wednesday, July 1st 2015, 1:37
related countries: Chile Chile

Argentina thrash Paraguay in their Copa America semi-final to set up a final against tournament hosts Chile on Saturday.
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Brazil 1-1 Paraguay (3-4 pens)

Sunday, June 28th 2015, 0:07
related countries: Argentina Argentina, Brazil Brazil

Paraguay beat Brazil on penalties in the Copa America to set up a semi-final against Argentina.
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Paraguay ends Conmebol immunity

Friday, June 12th 2015, 8:59
related countries: United States United States

Paraguay ends diplomatic immunity for the offices of South America's Conmebol football association, with top officials facing US corruption charges.
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Paraguay-UN spat over pregnant girl

Friday, May 15th 2015, 0:21

The Catholic Church in Paraguay and the government reject criticism from the UN over the treatment of 10-year-old girl pregnant after rape.
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Paraguay rebuked over pregnant child

Monday, May 11th 2015, 17:54

Paraguay 'failed to protect' pregnant 10-year-old rape victim who has been denied an abortion, says a group of UN experts.
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Gold ingot seized in Argentina

Tuesday, March 17th 2015, 4:54
related countries: Argentina Argentina

The Argentine authorities arrest two Paraguayan men who tried to cross the border with a 19th Century gold ingot worth more than $2m (£1.3m).
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German ranchers killed in Paraguay

Friday, January 30th 2015, 0:37
related countries: Germany Germany

A German couple who had been ranching in Paraguay for 30 years are shot dead, allegedly by left-wing guerrillas.
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Paraguay rebel leader 'killed'

Wednesday, January 7th 2015, 21:32

The leader of Paraguay's ACA rebel group, Albino Jara, is killed in a clash with special security forces in the north, the authorities say.
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Paraguay sinking: Eight bodies found

Friday, September 26th 2014, 23:50
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Rescuers retrieve more bodies from the River Paraguay following Wednesday's boat accident, which killed Brazilian tourists and Paraguayan crew.
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