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Breaking News: 500 penguins found dead on Brazil beach
   
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Rio de Janeiro :: Brazil | updated 2012-07-27 12:11:50 -0700 | disasters-news

RIO DE JANEIRO: More than 500 penguins have been found dead on beaches of Brazil's southern Rio Grande do Sul state, authorities said Friday. The Center of Coastal and Marine Studies (Ceclimar) said veterinarians were investigating the deaths of the...
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Breaking News: U.S. Ecuador warned of possible sanctions over its relationship with Iran.
   
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Quito :: Ecuador | updated 2012-07-27 12:19:47 -0700 | disasters-news

The new ambassador of the United States in Quito, Adam Namm, warned that Ecuador is exposed to "risk" of sanctions on his country for his commercial and financial agreements with Iran , and its planned cooperation in the oil. In...
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Breaking News: Brazil: At least 10 killed, 42 injured in fatal road accident
   
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Rio de Janeiro :: Brazil | updated 2012-07-27 12:22:30 -0700 | disasters-news

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Mon, Jul 16) – At least 10 people died and 42 injured when a passenger bus crashed in the southern Brazil state of Parana, according to state’s police spokesperson. According to details; there were total 50...
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Havana :: Cuba | updated 2012-07-27 12:28:33 -0700 | disasters-news

The federal prosecutor''s office in the state of Florida, in the United States, has rejected a defense motion submitted on behalf of the five Cuban anti-terrorist fighters arrested in 1998 and still imprisoned in the US. The men are known...
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Breaking News: Former Argentine officials convicted over baby theft cases
   
Posted by: Samantha86

Alta Gracia :: Argentina | updated 2012-07-27 14:28:13 -0700 | disasters-news

Two former Argentine officials were convicted and imprisoned by the court on Thursday for executing a systematic plan to steal babies from prisoners. A historic decision was made in the Argentine courts on Thursday as two former officials were convicted...
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Breaking News: 3 dead, 21 injured, 15 arrested in Peru mine project demonstrations
   
Posted by: NadeemIftekhar

Cajamarca :: Peru | updated 2012-07-27 14:32:20 -0700 | disasters-news

Marco Arana, a soft-spoken Left-wing leader and ex-Roman Catholic priest said he was severely tortured and beaten up by Peru police on Wednesday. Earlier on Tuesday, the ongoing Newmont gold mine protests had claimed 3 lives while nearly 2 dozen...
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Posted by: AkanimoReports

Rio de Janeiro :: Brazil | updated 2012-07-27 03:23:19 -0700 | disasters-news

A delegation of Friends of the Earth International, FoEI, a global federation of environmental rights advocacy organizations, today, Friday, joins a demonstration in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to denounce the alleged brutal murder of two fishermen leaders from the Guanabara...
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Breaking News: Venezuelan president assures Iran of complete support against US, Israel
   
Posted by: StephenManual

Caracas :: Venezuela | updated 2012-07-27 12:59:50 -0700 | disasters-news

Tensions between Iran and world powers have escalated since the failure of the two-day Moscow dialogue earlier this month. Iran categorically denied all demands of the world powers and demanded relief in sanctions during the dialogue. Though a new round...
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Breaking News: Chile also shaken today by 5.8 degrees earthquake.
   
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Santiago :: Chile | updated 2012-07-27 13:00:12 -0700 | disasters-news

An earthquake of 5.8 on the Richter scale rocked the Chilean region of Antofagasta, north of the country, causing no casualties or damage, officials said. The quake hit at 6:25 am local time this Sunday and its epicenter was 118...
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Breaking News: Rio+20: It's a sell out of people, the planet, says FoEI
   
Posted by: AkanimoReports

Rio de Janeiro :: Brazil | updated 2012-07-27 22:38:30 -0700 | disasters-news

FRIENDS of the Earth International, FoEI, a global federation of environmental rights advocacy organizations, on Saturday, strongly condemned world leaders for allegedly selling out humanity and the planet in their Rio+20 declaration. FoEI is claiming that the Rio+20 declaration falls...
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Breaking News: RIO+20: 400 GROUPS BATTLE TO RECLAIM UN FROM CORPORATE HIJACK
   
Posted by: AkanimoReports

Rio de Janeiro :: Brazil | updated 2012-07-26 17:14:28 -0700 | disasters-news

OVER 400 civil society organizations around the world are currently locked in a fight-to-finish to reclaim the United Nations (UN) from what they described as ''corporate hijack'' The more than 400 groups which represent millions of people globally, have already...
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Breaking News: Official Trailer: Crude, A Joe Berlinger Documentary
   
Posted by: fifileigh

Quito :: Ecuador | updated 2012-07-27 13:09:54 -0700 | disasters-news

Check out this movie trailer for Crude, which is a documentary about the native Indians of Ecuador suing Chevron-Texaco oil corporation for all the contamination to their land and rivers. They depend on the river for drinking water and bathing...
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Breaking News: RIO+20 SUMMIT: BRAZIL DENIES ACTIVIST ENTRY
   
Posted by: AkanimoReports

Rio de Janeiro :: Brazil | updated 2012-07-26 17:19:16 -0700 | disasters-news

A participant of the UN Summit in Rio de Janeiero was denied entry into Brazil by the Brazilian authorities. Jeremias Vunianhe, a journalist and member of Friends of the Earth Mozambique, was denied entry at the airport of Rio de...
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Rio de Janeiro :: Brazil | updated 2012-07-26 17:19:16 -0700 | disasters-news

WHILE world leaders and the business sector gathered for the Rio+20 Earth Summit taking place in Brazil,June 20-22, Friends of the Earth International (FoEI) campaigners are gathering with social movements from around the world at an alternative Summit focused on...
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Breaking News: Powerfull Chilean character; Salfate, is busted and talks...
   
Posted by: Marcelo Montecinos

Santiago :: Chile | updated 2012-06-13 21:55:33 -0700 | disasters-news

Salfate, a popular Chilean TV host, admits to doing cocaine but says that he is not an addict. He says that he is friends with many users, many in the public eye, and also with traffickers but can also keep...
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