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Stories for December 26th 2007

  • Wednesday, December 26th 2007 - 20:00 UTC

    UK clears positions in Antarctic & Falklands' sea shelf claims

    Britain has yet to decide whether it will claim Antarctic territory sea bed but the UK remains and will remain fully committed to environmental protection of Antarctica, following on the spirit of the Antarctic Treaty one of the great successes of international relations in the last fifty years, said British Ambassador in Argentina John Hughes.

  • Wednesday, December 26th 2007 - 20:00 UTC

    Several countries involved in release of Colombian hostages

    Colombia agreed on Wednesday to allow Venezuelan aircraft to land in the country to pick up three hostages held for years by leftist guerrillas, including a child born in captivity. Peace “commissioners” from five countries including Argentina's former president Nestor Kirchner will be involved in the operation.

  • Wednesday, December 26th 2007 - 20:00 UTC

    Petrobras pumps new oil record in Brazil: 2.23 million bpd

    In its end of the year summing up Brazil's government managed oil corporation Petrobras announced Wednesday it has set another daily oil-production record in Brazil: 2.238,000 barrels, a mark only eight companies in the world have reached.