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Montevideo, September 29th 2020 - 14:58 UTC


  • Thursday, October 18th 2012 - 07:29 UTC

    Mercosur conflict still alive: Venezuela expels Paraguayan diplomats

    Charge d'affaires Victor Casartelli said all instructions were verbal

    Venezuela's government decided to expel Paraguay's remaining diplomats from the country, the top envoy at the Paraguayan Embassy said on Wednesday. Charge d'affaires Victor Casartelli said that he and three other Paraguayan diplomats in Caracas were told by Venezuela's Foreign Ministry to leave within three days.

  • Tuesday, October 16th 2012 - 13:44 UTC

    The message from the Venezuelan elections

    Ambassador R. Viswanathan

    By Ambassador R. Viswanathan - The free, fair and peaceful Venezuelan elections on Sunday 7 October, with a clear and accepted outcome has restored the confidence of the world, which had some doubts about the vulnerabilities of Latin American democracies – especially after the constitutional overthrow of President Lugo of Paraguay in June this year and the unconstitutional removal of Honduran President Manuel Zelaya in 2009.