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Uruguay ex-military ruler Gregorio Alvarez dies aged 91

Wednesday, December 28th 2016, 17:17

Gregorio Alvarez, who ruled Uruguay from 1981 to 1985, dies aged 91 while in prison for murder.
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Latinos v Donald Trump

Monday, December 5th 2016, 3:08

Millions have watched a film from Uruguay depicting Donald Trump as a robot at war with Mexicans.
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Guantanamo: Former inmate Jihad Diyab 'to leave' Uruguay

Sunday, October 23rd 2016, 3:36

A former Guantanamo Bay prisoner who went on hunger strike in Uruguay to demand relocation to another country receives an offer, his supporters say.
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VIDEO: Deadly tornado rips through Uruguay town

Sunday, April 17th 2016, 8:52
related places: Dolores

At least four people have been killed and several seriously injured, after a powerful tornado hit the city of Dolores, in Uruguay's southwest.
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VIDEO: Uruguay's radical cannabis plans

Wednesday, November 4th 2015, 6:46

Wyre Davies reports on Uruguay's plans to award licenses for businesses to grow cannabis, 18 months after it became the first country in the world to legalise the personal cultivation, consumption and sale of the drug.
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Fiji 47-15 Uruguay

Tuesday, October 6th 2015, 20:56

Fiji end an encouraging Pool A campaign with a seven-try win over Uruguay, who score their first World Cup try in 12 years.
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Burgess left out of England squad

Tuesday, October 6th 2015, 15:38
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Sam Burgess is left out of England's 23 for their final World Cup match against Uruguay, while Henry Slade starts in midfield.
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Uruguay's rugby team beefs up for Fiji match

Monday, October 5th 2015, 23:04
related countries: Fiji Fiji

Uruguay rugby team prepares for Fiji match
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Australia change 14 for England game

Thursday, October 1st 2015, 7:46
related countries: Australia Australia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Australia make 14 changes to the team that beat Uruguay for Saturday's crucial World Cup match against England.
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Australia 65-3 Uruguay

Sunday, September 27th 2015, 13:35

Australia go top of Pool A as they run in 11 tries against Uruguay in the biggest win of the 2015 World Cup so far.
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Wales 54-9 Uruguay

Sunday, September 20th 2015, 16:37

Wales begin their World Cup with a 54-9 win over Uruguay, but hat-trick scorer Cory Allen is one of several players with injuries.
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Swiss to extradite Fifa suspect to US

Thursday, September 17th 2015, 13:52
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland, United States United States

Switzerland says it has approved the extradition of Uruguayan football official Eugenio Figueredo, who is accused of taking bribes.
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Williams poised to face Uruguay

Wednesday, September 9th 2015, 7:25

Wales full-back Liam Williams is likely to start the World Cup opener against Uruguay, says coach Warren Gatland.
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Everton sign striker Rodriguez

Friday, August 28th 2015, 18:13
related places: Rodriguez

Everton sign Uruguayan striker Leandro Rodriguez from River Plate Montevideo for a reported fee of £500,000.
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