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News: Uruguay

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Haiti anger over alleged UN rape

Monday, September 5th 2011, 23:34
related countries: Haiti Haiti

Haitian President Michel Martelly condemns the alleged assault of a Haitian man by Uruguayan peacekeepers, calling it "collective rape".
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UN Haiti forces accused of abuse

Monday, September 5th 2011, 2:54
related countries: Haiti Haiti

Uruguay recalls five of its peacekeepers from Haiti, following allegations they took part in the sexual assault of a young Haitian man.
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Forlan leads Uruguay to Copa win

Sunday, July 24th 2011, 21:39

Diego Forlan and Luis Suarez score as Uruguay defeat Paraguay 3-0 to win the Copa America for a record 15th time.
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Uruguay backs army rule inquiries

Tuesday, June 28th 2011, 0:59

Officials say Uruguay's president will sign a decree enabling the courts to re-open over 80 cases relating to human rights abuses under military rule.
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Chile volcano travel chaos easing

Saturday, June 11th 2011, 17:25
related countries: Argentina Argentina, Australia Australia, Chile Chile

Flights are returning to normal in major Argentine and Uruguayan airports, but ash from a Chilean volcano is now reaching Australia.
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Chile ash cloud grounds flights

Thursday, June 9th 2011, 15:13
related countries: Argentina Argentina, Chile Chile

A cloud of ash spewed from a volcano range in Chile grounds flights at a number of airports in Argentina and Uruguay.
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Uruguay Congress upholds amnesty

Friday, May 20th 2011, 20:21

Members of Congress in Uruguay vote to uphold an amnesty that has shielded officers during military rule from prosecution.
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Rep of Ireland 2-3 Uruguay

Tuesday, March 29th 2011, 20:46
related countries: Ireland Ireland
related places: Dublin

World Cup semi-finalists Uruguay beat a battling Republic of Ireland side in an entertaining friendly in Dublin.
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Live - Tuesday football

Tuesday, March 29th 2011, 17:46
related countries: Ghana Ghana, Ireland Ireland, Slovenia Slovenia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

England host Ghana and the Republic of Ireland face Uruguay in friendlies, while Northern Ireland play Slovenia in a Euro 2012 qualifier and there are several games in League One and League Two on a busy night of international and domestic football.
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Super Bowl dreams

Friday, February 4th 2011, 7:34
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

Players around world speak of love for the game.
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Liverpool agree £23m Suarez deal

Friday, January 28th 2011, 17:09
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

Liverpool agree a fee to sign Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez from Dutch club Ajax for £23m.
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Ajax want 'respectful' Suarez bid

Monday, January 24th 2011, 20:16
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

Dutch club Ajax tell Liverpool to come up with a "respectful" offer for Luis Suarez if they want to sign the Uruguay striker.
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Taking stock

Wednesday, December 8th 2010, 0:01

Uruguayan school plays the markets and win
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UN urges tobacco additive limits

Saturday, November 20th 2010, 23:26

Delegates at a tobacco control conference in Uruguay call for additives aimed at new smokers to be reduced or banned.
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