Delegates from more than 150 countries, plastic industry representatives, environmentalists, scientists, waste pickers, tribal leaders end negotiations in Uruguay to draft what is intended to be a landmark treaty to end plastic pollution globally.
Appearing to be heading out of FIFA tournament in Qatar, South Korea beat Portugal 2-1 to enter next knockout phase, kicking out Ghana and Uruguay in the process.
Giorgian de Arrascaeta nets twice in six minutes as resurgent Uruguay beat Ghana 2-0 in a battle for their World Cup survival, only to crash out agonisingly on goals scored after South Korea's shock win over Portugal.
Ankara and Montevideo have signed "important agreements," Turkish FM Cavusoglu said that he also believes this will pave the way to increase trade volume even further.
This year marks the first time the tournament will be held in the Middle East and has been pushed to later in the year than is typical to avoid the region’s summer heat.
Brazillian footballer Deyverson scored an extra-time winner and sealed the Copa Libertadores, the biggest club title in South American football.
Uruguay and Paraguay will now clash in a match that could decide which team faces defending champions and favorites Brazil in the quarterfinals. Chile could also take that spot.
Argentina's victory in Brasilia was Argentina’s second 1-0 win in a row in this tournament and their 16th match without defeat since losing in the Copa America semi-final in 2019.
A study by the World Bank shows Afro-Uruguayans are victims of racism, are being excluded and earn much less than the rest of the country.
As cases of Covid-19 cases continue to rise, more than 7,400 and 123 deaths up to now, Bolivia and Colombia became the latest countries to impose total lockdowns.
Participants of the "Plasticoin" project can use their virtual coins to get coupons and discounts at restaurants or partnered shops.
Many believe the recent ousting of Bolivian President Evo Morales is a consequence of his tight controls over the country's lithium resources.
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