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Paraguay: outcry after Covid-19 rules flouted at ex-president daughter’s wedding (source — 24/08/2020 19:31:58

Lax response to the wedding of the daughter of Horacio Cartes contrasts sharply with police’s strict enforcement of rules amid surge of deaths Paraguayans have reacted with indignation over a society ...

Former Man City striker Santa Cruz leads the ex-Prem players starring in Paraguay, but Adebayor had his contract torn up (source — 28/07/2020 17:14:35

FORMER Blackburn Rovers and Manchester City striker Roque Santa Cruz was on target for Olimpia at the weekend. It was a goal that makes him the top scorer in the first national league to get going in ...

Paraguay violence flares as smugglers battle coronavirus border closure (source — 20/07/2020 12:30:15

Marine killed in shootout with suspected smugglersMilitary allegedly responds by torturing 35 civiliansViolence has escalated along the triple border between Paraguay, Argentina and Brazil, as smuggle...

Emmanuel Adebayor axed by Olimpia after just FOUR appearances as ex-Arsenal striker’s contract is ripped up (source — 01/07/2020 12:53:08

EMMANUEL ADEBAYOR has been shown the door by his new club … after just FOUR appearances. The ex-Arsenal, Manchester City and Tottenham striker only joined Paraguayan side Olimpia in February. He...

Adebayor leaves Olimpia over corona fears (source — 01/07/2020 12:48:43

Togolese striker Emmanuel Adebayor ends his time at Paraguayan side Olimpia over safety fears and costs related to coronavirus.

Locust swarm of up to 40 million hits Brazil as country struggles to handle coronavirus crisis (source — 30/06/2020 18:38:22

 A SWARM of locusts is threatening to invade Brazil as the country struggles to battles one of the world’s worst coronavirus outbreaks. The swarm, believed to contain up to 40 million insec...

Coronavirus live news: Israel sees alarming surge in cases after crowds flock to beaches (source — 25/06/2020 13:42:47

Cases worldwide growing by 1m per week; Latin American death toll expected to reach 390,000 by October; Texas hospitals near capacity; volunteers receive first doses of experimental vaccineWHO warns c...

Uruguay and Paraguay buck Latin America coronavirus trend (source — 25/06/2020 12:00:40

Despite sharing borders with Brazil, small countries can claim victory against virusCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageLatin America has become the new centre of the worldwide...

Coronavirus: Paraguay politician rips off shirt in bridge speech (source — ) 04/06/2020 19:28:15

Jorge Antonio Britez, from Paraguay's border city Ciudad del Este, was talking about the opening of the La Amistad border bridge with Brazil.

Brazil Is The New Epicentre Of The Global Coronavirus Pandemic (source — 21/05/2020 10:04:47

Brazil’s novel coronavirus outbreak surged to cataclysmic levels on Tuesday afternoon when the country recorded 1,179 deaths from Covid-19 ― a record daily high for a nation that now has more th...

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