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Colombia protests before WTO Argentina’s trade restrictions

Wednesday, April 18th 2012 - 22:44 UTC
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Colombia has sent a letter to the World Trade Organization protesting Argentina's import restrictions on its products, the government announced Wednesday. Read full article

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  • briton

    We may laugh at her plasticity,
    But her beauty seems to have much influence over some weaker men,

    Amazing to what extent, some men will go, for their fantasy .

    .

    Apr 18th, 2012 - 11:13 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • KFC de Pollo

    +1 to the friend basket cfk! well done

    Apr 18th, 2012 - 11:35 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • British_Kirchnerist

    #1 Don't know what this has to do with the article, but I'm glad you at last acknowledge the beauty and desirability of my radiant Queen =)

    Back on topic, what right wing bastards the Columbian government are?! Of course Uribe was the worst and Santos has been a marked improvement esp in foreign affairs, but this latest act, given its timing, is really one of a vulture. Fortunately as they join the US/European backlash against the nationalisation , they don't seem to have noticed that there is no such backlash in their own region

    Apr 18th, 2012 - 11:49 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • lsolde

    Radiant Queen,
    sounds like some brand of clothes washing powder.

    Apr 19th, 2012 - 08:15 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • GreekYoghurt

    @4 ... or the lead singer of Erasure.

    Apr 19th, 2012 - 09:04 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Conqueror

    @3 “the beauty and desirability of my radiant Queen”. Like a very old electric fire on a freezing day. You wouldn't normally plug it in but sometimes there's little choice. Just remember to throw it away come the summer because it doesn't comply with electrical safety standards.

    On topic, the list of anti-argies seems to be getting longer. Or is it just the list of anti-Kirchnerists?

    Apr 19th, 2012 - 11:05 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ElaineB

    Anti-Kirchnerist here.

    Though I have little time for the ignorants that worship CFKC.

    Apr 19th, 2012 - 11:49 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • LEPRecon

    The Argentinian Government should write a book, 'How to lose friends and allies in 30 days or less'. :o)

    Apr 19th, 2012 - 01:15 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • fermin

    All this is very UNFAIR. Argentina has increased its imports %30 during 2011 and goes on increasing them despite there are restrictions being stablished.

    And Argentina is receiving a lot of colombian immigrants. Buenos Aires Starbucks and McDonald's are full of colombian workers.

    Universities also have a lot of colombian students, they come here and study FOR FREE at public universities that ALL OF US ARGENTINES PAY WITH OUR TAXES (I am not against it, I like it and I am proud of helping Latinamerican people accessing to university). In Colombia or Chile most young people is not able to access Universities, it is extremely expensive in Colombia.

    This is UNFAIR.

    Apr 19th, 2012 - 02:38 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • GreekYoghurt

    @9 Argentinian university is oxymoron. It's not like Argentinians do any studying or have any educational establishments of repute. So it's not really fair to charge colombians for something no one would pay for, that's just bad economics. Better just to let them listen to your ridiculous propaganda lessons for free, eh.

    Apr 19th, 2012 - 05:11 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • briton

    Don't know what this has to do with the article
    [3]

    It proves that others are doing for her, what she cannot,
    Getting others to do your dirty work,
    A point in question .

    .

    Apr 19th, 2012 - 07:41 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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