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Uruguay negotiating for a batch of Chilean Cessna O-2s.

The National Navy of Uruguay is negotiating the transfer of up to three Cessna O-2s from the Chilean Navy, Uruguayan sources told Jane's . The aircraft, recently decommissioned by the Chilean Navy and replaced by Vulcanair P68 Observer 2 surveillance aircraft, were offered to

- Jane’s - US

Rare fossils of giant rodents raise questions.

Adult and juvenile remains of a giant rodent species have been uncovered by researchers, in the Río de la Plata coastal region of southern Uruguay, raising questions about classification within dinomids.

- ScienceDaily - US

Raising centuries-old ships can reveal a treasure trove of information about our buried past.

AN operation to raise a 250-year-old British ship from the waters around Uruguay is set to begin on February 10.  The post Raising centuries-old ships can reveal a treasure trove of information about our buried past appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

- The Olive Press - ES

The week's best photojournalism.

Members of a carnival group dance during the Llamadas parade in Montevideo, Uruguay. | Valentine's Day in Bucharest, Romania. | Rumor, a German shepherd and winner of Best in Show at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, is fed steak at Sardi's in New York. | Ethnic Miao people perform a dance during a local festival ...

- The Week - US

Suarez tips Barca amid UCL woes.

LUIS Suarez said Barcelona has not given up on the UEFA Champions League despite a “difficult and painful” 0-4 drubbing by Paris Saint-Germain in their last 16 tie this week. “If we want to make history at this club, we have to turn this tie around,” Suarez said at a charity event in Barcelona ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

Cavani has last laugh over Suarez.

Paris St Germain's Edinson Cavani swapped shirts with Barcelona and fellow Uruguay striker Luis Suarez after Tuesday's Champions League last-16, first leg tie knowing his was the most valuable on the night after the French champions' 4-0 victory. Suarez was the first of the pair to arrive in Europe in 2006 when he joined ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT