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Vazquez in verbal clash with dissident farmers and loses his temper

Tuesday, February 20th 2018 - 10:18 UTC
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Uruguayan farmers are angry, and so is president Tabare Vazquez who was involved in a high tone incident, far removed from what is his normal style of an oncologist having to communicate bad news. On Monday afternoon Vazquez unexpectedly attended the first round of talks between disenchanted farmers’ lobbies with government officials to discuss a raft of measures to overcome some of the long standing complaints. Read full article


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  • DemonTree

    I love Uruguay, their politicians are so hilariously honest about what they really think.

    Feb 20th, 2018 - 01:39 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • HughJuanCoeurs

    @DT The words “honest” and “politician” are mutually exclusive as are “military” +“intelligence”, “British” + “fashion”, “Argentine” + “sensible” and “Microsoft” + “Works”

    Feb 20th, 2018 - 09:48 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • DemonTree

    What's wrong with British fashion?

    Feb 20th, 2018 - 11:31 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Raubtier

    It's said that honesty has a power that very few can handle.

    Feb 22nd, 2018 - 11:42 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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