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Tag: War of the Triple Alliance

  • Wednesday, August 13th 2014 - 05:28 UTC

    Finally Cristina Fernandez is on an official visit to Paraguay

    The Argentine president will be returning Triple Alliance war trophies: furniture and other belongings from Mariscal Francisco Solano Lopez

    Argentine president Cristina Fernandez arrived Tuesday evening to Paraguay to begin early Wednesday an official visit which has been delayed several times. Besides the usual agenda discussions and accords signing with her peer Horacio Cartes, the visit will also have a strong symbolism since the Argentine president will be formally returning to Paraguay furniture and other belongings from one of the country's most revered leaders, Francisco Solano Lopez.

  • Monday, July 21st 2014 - 07:14 UTC

    Mujica recalls Uruguay's participation in the Triple Alliance major genocide

     Francisco Solano Lopez the Paraguayan leader who fought an unwinnable war

    President Jose Mujica underlined the strong identity of Uruguay with the Paraguayan people, but also recalled no the “immense debt that we never settled or will we ever be able to settle for having participated in the War of the Triple Alliance”.