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Cristiano Ronaldo Would be Witness on Berlusconi Trial

The Portuguese soccer player of Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo is part of the 214 witnesses that will testify on the Ruby case, which involves the former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi. The Milan Courthouse decreed this after accepting the long list of witnesses...
Posted On 23 Nov 2011
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Tax reform will take effect on Thursday

Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa announced that  despite the legislative resolution which prevented the implementation of tax reform; this will take effect by tomorrow. Correa and assembly have ignored the document, arguing illegality. This decision, which defies the National...
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New witness in the Restrepo Brothers case

Prosecutors from the Truth Commission, Jose Cordova and Fabian Salazar found a new witness in the case of the Restrepo brothers, who disappeared in January 1988. It is a man who was arrested in the year of Santiago and Andres Restrepo’s disappearance, his arrest would be recorded...
Posted On 23 Nov 2011
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Saleh to Sign Power Transfer Agreement in Saudi Arabia

The troubled Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh arrived in Saudi Arabia early on Wednesday of November 23, 2011. Saleh would sign a power transfer plan that would make him step down from charge. The announcement remained vague regarding Saleh’s exact plans, stating that he would...
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Jaime Tamariz will Debut “Perros”

Ecuadorian actor and theater director Jaime Tamariz, will premier his last play “Perros,” based on the original work of Quentin Tarantino and Roger Avary, “Reservoir Dogs“. This set will feature star players like David Reinoso, Andrés Garzon, Alejandro...
Posted On 23 Nov 2011
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Correa Reiterated his Belief to Replace the OAS

Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa confirmed his comments about replacing the Organization of American States (OAS) by the Community of Latin American and Caribbean (CELAC for its Spanish acronym), which will be instituted in December this year. After accusing the OAS to be...
Posted On 23 Nov 2011
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Surge of Clashes Ravage Egypt Once More

Hostilities between anti-government demonstrators and Egyptian security forces raged throughout Tahrir Square. The riot police retreated only to be replaced by soldiers. However during the afternoon the violence came to an abrupt halt when the riot police members abandoned the...
Posted On 23 Nov 2011
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President of the Court of Guayaquil was Removed from her Post

María Leonor Jiménez was ousted from office of President of the Court of Justice of Guayas. This morning she received this notification from the  Transitional Judicial Council (TJC). The CJT initiated administrative proceedings against the judge because she called...
Posted On 23 Nov 2011
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Google Disbands Several Products

Recently Google has been cleaning some of their applications and services. Now it’s the turn of Google Wave, the Knol Encyclopedia and Gears the system for offline navigation, among others. None of this service received much attention so Google had an easy choice. “We are in the...
Posted On 23 Nov 2011
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