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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
'Glowing' sheep herald medical breakthroughs
Uruguayan experiment has potential to help treat array of genetic problems from diabetes to haemophilia.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2013 07:35 GMT
Uruguay considers legalising marijuana
Legislation proposed by Uruguay's president could lead to marijuana being regulated and sold legally.
Last updated: 19 May 2013 20:15 GMT
Uruguay divided over legalising marijuana
President José Mujica's proposal concerning sale and distribution aims to stop the illegal drug trade.
Last updated: 19 May 2013 11:09 GMT
Justice beyond borders
The Plan Condor trial has reverberations beyond Argentina, offering the opportunity of justice denied to many victims.
Pierre-Louis Le Goff
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 08:26 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
Lulu: Fake feminism for the 'hashtag generation'
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Diaoyu islands: Torn between two countries
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
Why was Arafat killed?
In Pictures: Remembering Nelson Mandela
Former South African President Nelson Mandela dies peacefully at his Johannesburg home. He was 95.
In Pictures: Nelson Mandela's legacy
Al Jazeera showcases the life of Nelson Mandela
In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
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