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Uruguay expels senior Iran diplomat involved in explosion near Israeli embassy

Uruguay expels senior Iran diplomat involved in explosion near Israeli embassy

| February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Uruguay has expelled a senior diplomat of Iran’s embassy in Montevideo two weeks ago,  following suspicions that he was involved in placing an explosive device near the Israeli embassy in early January, Israeli daily Haaretz reported quoting senior sources in Jerusalem. The explosion near the Israeli Embassy in Montevideo in January was apparently caused by […]

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EU co-operation with Latin America

EU co-operation with Latin America

The EU has more than 18 years’ experience of regional co-operation in Latin America. Between 2007- 2013 the EU provided €556 million for regional funds, spent in the areas of social cohesion, water management, socio-economic development, higher education and information society, amongst others. At the EUROsociAL conference in Brussels on 24-25 March, Development Commissioner Andris […]

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Significant new EU support for Latin America announced

Significant new EU support for Latin America announced

Development Commissioner Andris Piebalgs will today (24 March) announce new EU support of €2.5 billion for Latin America for the years 2014 to 2020 (including funding for regional programmes, and for the bilateral envelopes to the eligible countries). The new financial package, which is part of the Development Co-operation Instrument, now published, will be discussed […]

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