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Uruguay offers to take Guantanamo prisoners
The US has resettled 43 prisoners in 17 countries since Obama took office and has released 38 others to their homelands.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2014 02:39 GMT
Chess, Private Lessons
One former inmate hopes to use chess to gain employment in the outside world, and to give something back in Uruguay.
Viewfinder Latin America 2014
Last updated: 06 Mar 2014 15:21 GMT
Managing marijuana in Uruguay
After recently legalising pot, officials now must pick the kind, who will grow it, the price and much more.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2014 20:21 GMT
Uruguay: Yes we cannabis
Small country's move to legalise weed has more than token significance for future of the "war on drugs".
Last updated: 20 Dec 2013 10:00 GMT
Uruguay beat Jordan 5-0 in Amman
Edinson Cavani stars for Uruguay as they move five steps closer to Brazil 2014 with victory in playoff away leg.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2013 20:24 GMT
Uruguay preparing for legalised cannabis
Production and sale expected to be legalised soon, in an attempt to eliminate the illegal drug market.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2013 22:02 GMT
Uruguayans celebrate same-sex marriage
Uruguay is the second Latin American country after Argentina to allow same-sex marriage.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2013 11:50 GMT
Liverpool stand firm over Suarez
Luis Suarez impresses against Melbourne Victory as Liverpool manager and captain say their striker is happy at club.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2013 15:17 GMT
Olimpia forever in Almeida's debt
Copa Libertadores finalists Olimpia owe their Paraguayan manager Ever Almeida far more than just tactical expertise.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2013 22:18 GMT
US faces ire of Latin America over spying
Nations come together to express alarm at claims of widespread US spying on allies and critics alike.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2013 03:37 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
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Armenian 'genocide': Turkey has lost the battle of truth
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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