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Felipe Llambias

Drug policy must change in U.S., Europe -Uruguay president

Feb 13 2014

MONTEVIDEO The United States and Europe need a new strategy in the war on drugs and should look at alternatives such as the regulated sale of marijuana, says Uruguayan President Jose Mujica, whose country recently legalized the production and sale of cannabis.

Suarez at a perfect age for World Cup - Tabarez

Feb 05 2014

MONTEVIDEO Uruguay forwards Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani are the perfect age to shine at a World Cup and in June they will have the added bonus of experience after reaching the semi-finals in 2010, said coach Oscar Tabarez.

Suarez at a perfect age for World Cup - Tabarez

Feb 05 2014

MONTEVIDEO Uruguay forwards Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani are the perfect age to shine at a World Cup and in June they will have the added bonus of experience after reaching the semi-finals in 2010, said coach Oscar Tabarez.

INTERVIEW-Soccer-Suarez at a perfect age for World Cup - Tabarez

Feb 05 2014

MONTEVIDEO, Feb 5 Uruguay forwards Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani are the perfect age to shine at a World Cup and in June they will have the added bonus of experience after reaching the semi-finals in 2010, said coach Oscar Tabarez.

Uruguayan economy minister quits amid airplane sale scandal

Dec 21 2013

MONTEVIDEO Uruguay's economy minister resigned on Saturday in the face of allegations he took part in the irregular sale of government airplanes during the closure of the country's flagship carrier, President Jose Mujica said.

Uruguay economy minister resigns amid airplane scandal - president

Dec 21 2013

MONTEVIDEO Uruguay's economy minister resigned on Saturday in the face of questions over the alleged irregular sale of government-owned airplanes following the closure of the country's flagship carrier, President Jose Mujica said.

Uruguay economy minister resigns amid airplane scandal - president

Dec 21 2013

MONTEVIDEO Uruguay's economy minister resigned on Saturday in the face of questions over the alleged irregular sale of government-owned airplanes following the closure of the country's flagship carrier, President Jose Mujica said.

High prospects for Uruguay's legal marijuana business

Dec 13 2013

MONTEVIDEO Uruguay's pioneering move to legalize the planting and sale of marijuana opens the door for a clandestine cottage industry of pot growers to transform into a legitimate business that could even export medical cannabis, a commodity in short supply.

High prospects for Uruguay's legal marijuana business

Dec 13 2013

MONTEVIDEO Uruguay's pioneering move to legalize the planting and sale of marijuana opens the door for a clandestine cottage industry of pot growers to transform into a legitimate business that could even export medical cannabis, a commodity in short supply.

High prospects for Uruguay's legal marijuana business

Dec 13 2013

MONTEVIDEO Uruguay's pioneering move to legalize the planting and sale of marijuana opens the door for a clandestine cottage industry of pot growers to transform into a legitimate business that could even export medical cannabis, a commodity in short supply. | Video

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