Uruguayans celebrate same-sex marriage

Uruguay is the second Latin American country after Argentina to allow same-sex marriage.

    City hall in Uruguay's capital, Montevideo, has started to accept gay couples.

    This month, Uruguay became the second Latin American country after Argentina to allow same-sex marriage.

    Sergio Miranda and Rodrigo Borda are the first couple to register their marriage, just hours after the law came into force. 

    Al Jazeera's Monica Villamizar reports from Montevideo.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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