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Uruguay To Vote On July 19 Public Holiday

Source: Ultimas Noticias
Posted: Thursday, December 21, 2006
Updated: Saturday, May 15, 2010


The council of Ministers is expected to announce, next Tuesday, the officialization, by President Tabaré Vázquez, of June 19, as an additional public holiday, powerfully named Nunca Más (never again) to commemorate the painful 3 past decades of political violence.

Note that June 19 is already an annual public holiday marking the birthday of José Artigas.



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