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Paraguay's President Insists Uncle Must Face Drug Charges

AP | Posted 08.19.2013 | Latino Voices

ASUNCION , Paraguay -- Paraguay's new president wants the country's anti-drug agency to treat his uncle like any other person wanted on trafficking ch...

Déjà Vu? Paraguay and the Return of the Partido Colorado

Fiona Mackie | Posted 06.26.2013 | World
Fiona Mackie

The millionaire businessman Horacio Cartes, who led the Colorados back to power, won easily. But Mr Cartes, a political novice who has never voted and joined the party just a few years ago, could find governing much harder.

Paraguay Elects Tobacco Magnate As President

AP | PEDRO SERVIN | Posted 06.22.2013 | World

ASUNCION, Paraguay — Paraguayans elected a tobacco magnate as their new leader Sunday, returning the conservative Colorado Party to the presiden...

Paraguayan Presidential Candidate: I'd 'Shoot Myself In The Testicles' If My Son Married Another Man

Posted 04.17.2013 | Gay Voices

Paraguayan presidential frontrunner Horacio Cartes has sparked controversy after a series of bizarre remarks about the gay community and same-sex marr...