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Unasur will debate how to remove the group’s presidency from ‘illegitimate’ Paraguay

Friday, June 29th 2012 - 06:22 UTC
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Besides the Mercosur summit, the Argentine city of Mendoza will also be hosting on Friday an emergency meeting from the Union of South American nations to discuss Paraguayan president Fernando Lugo’s swift removal and replacement by a government which has triggered strong resistance in the continent. Read full article

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  • GreekYoghurt

    South-American democracy is oxymoron.

    Jun 29th, 2012 - 10:45 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • British_Kirchnerist

    #1 Only in Paraguay at the moment! The defence of democracy by the others, especially Cristina, has been inspiring

    Jun 29th, 2012 - 04:42 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Simon68

    2 British_Kirchnerist (#)

    The one country in South America that has shown real democracy is Paraguay, just because she impeached a left wing crook you and the frightened “left wing” presidents of neighbouring states get your knickers in a twist.

    Kretina and Co. are scared that they will be next on the impeachment list, but in Argentina it will not happen YET, because the Krooks have a majority in both houses, but as money gets scarce for the provinces more and more deputies and senators will cross the aisle and then we'll see how Kretina and Boludo get on facing impeachment.

    Jun 29th, 2012 - 05:06 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Forgetit87

    We should call Rupert Murdoch and Rebecca Brooke to come and rule South America, only then we'll have democracies at the same level as Britain's.

    Jun 29th, 2012 - 06:33 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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