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2011, in Ecuador, president Rafael Correa sued newspaper El Universo and several staffers for libel in a trial that made international headlines due to the manipulation of justice and extraordinary damage award.http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caso_El_Universo

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South America - Culture - Language
... Portuguese (196,342,592 speakers) is the most spoken language in South America, followed by Spanish (193,243,411), which is the official language of most countries, along with other native languages in some ... Indigenous languages of South America include Quechua in Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Colombia, and Bolivia Wayuunaiki in northern Colombia (La Guajira) Guaraní in Paraguay and, to ... At least three South American indigenous languages (Quechua, Aymara, and Guarani) are recognized along with Spanish as national languages ...
United Nations System By Location - South America
... Chile Santiago Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean. ...
Evidence Of Common Descent - Evidence From Geographical Distribution - Specific Examples - Distribution of Marsupials
... are about 80 million years old and found in North America by 40 million years ago fossils show that they could be found throughout South America, but there is no evidence of them in Australia, where ... predicts that the Australian marsupials must be descended from the older ones found in the Americas ... drift says that between 30 and 40 million years ago South America and Australia were still part of the Southern hemisphere super continent of Gondwana and that they ...
February 15, 2003 Anti-war Protest - Americas - South America
... Protests took place across South America including Uruguay, where their protest took place on the day before February 15, Friday ...
The Big Four (novel) - Plot Summary
... Captain Hastings visits Poirot and finds that Poirot is leaving for South America ... After an aborted start on Poirot's trip to South America, they return to the flat to find the man dead ... suspicious as he has visited both China and America ...

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    Indeed, I believe that in the future, when we shall have seized again, as we will seize if we are true to ourselves, our own fair part of commerce upon the sea, and when we shall have again our appropriate share of South American trade, that these railroads from St. Louis, touching deep harbors on the gulf, and communicating there with lines of steamships, shall touch the ports of South America and bring their tribute to you.
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