Nacional and Peñarol will be opening the return of futbol Uruguayo playing at Estadio Centenario to empty stands. Due to the stadium being closed to fans this upcoming Sunday at 15:00. The Ministry of the Interior is planning to only assign 490 personnel to the Game's security operation. Normally 800 police personnel are assigned to the "Classico" matches between Nacional and Peñarol.
“Do not argue or fight with the criminal... Do what they say. Your safety is most important.” - Minneapolis Police in a letter to residents of the Third Precinct
National Drug Board Secretary General Daniel Radío is turning his attention to the local cannabis market after beginning to cut regulatory barriers slowing the placement of Uruguayan cannabis flower on international markets. In an interview with Radio Uruguay 1050 AM, Radío offered hints as to the direction he and the government are moving towards with respect to the domestic cannabis market: (more...)
Colorado Former Presidential Candidate And Minister Of Exterior Relations Announces Retirement From PoliticsSunday, July 26th, 2020
Ernesto Talvi has announced his resignation from politics after running for President last year and accepting an appointment he later resigned in the present coalition government. He offered:
Debo reconocer que sobrestimé mi capacidad de adaptarme del quehacer académico al quehacer político. Y aunque hoy creo entenderlo y en todo momento intenté hacer lo mejor, no es lo mío
The locust plague which has been rampant in Argentina since May has now closed to within 60 kilometers of the border appearing in the Argentine village of Federal. The Ministerio de Ganadería Agricultura y Pesca's Dirección General de Servicios Agrícolas has issued a read alert for the threat. To combat the locusts 122 planes have been made available with one already performing surveillance and three ready to begin fumigation when the enemy is sighted. (more...)