Asuncion


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Synonyms for Asuncion

the capital and chief port of Paraguay

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Melbourne, July 8 (ANI): Lingerie model Larissa Riquelme, who became a worldwide sensation during the World Cup, will run naked through the streets of Asuncion despite the defeat of Paraguay by Spain in quarterfinal.
Onhis trip to Asuncion, Cllr Michna will be taking Middlesbrough Football Club memorabilia.
However, it is inconceivable to me that anyone could describe Asuncion or Paraguay without a generous mention of Paraguayan music, something which left an indelible impression on both my wife and me.
Commission President Florentin Melendez spoke at a conference at the National University of Asuncion School of Law, while Commission Second Vice President Victor Abramovich addressed a similar forum at the Catholic University.
Local media reports identified the Japanese man as Hirokazu Ota, a 62-year-old Asuncion resident working at a tourism developing company, and his female secretary.
TAM Mercosur currently flies to several cities in South America, including Asuncion and Ciudad del Este, Paraguay; Montevideo, Uruguay; and Santa Cruz de la Sierra and Cochabamba, Bolivia.
The tragedy revealed the high degree of danger fire poses in Asuncion, where firefighting resources are inadequate and buildings frequently fail to meet safety standards.
2 The capital city is Asuncion and the name Paraguay means "water that goes to the water".
Far removed from their former factory and partners, father and son team of Enrique and Alberto Meyer are constructing a new soluble tea plant near Asuncion, Paraguay, It is in the countryside near Ira on the highway heading south to Encarnacion and Argentina, about 35KM from the capital.
Asuncion, Paraguay -- The United Nations inquisition against countries that refuse to legalize abortion continues unabated.
Minolta Air Jamaica Flight 227 to Toyota Bogota, with connecting flights to Sao Spiderman II Paolo and Nobody Beats the Wiz Asuncion, is now boarding.
At least 120 people died when fire swept through a supermarket on the outskirts of Paraguay's capital Asuncion yesterday.
There's an absolutely heartbreaking scene that finds Eileen and the hotel maid Asuncion (Vanessa Martinez) sharing their dreams in languages that neither can understand.
Evidence suggests that >100,000 cases of DENV-1 may have occurred in the Asuncion District, Paraguay (6).
Bishop Venables has had a long ministry in the South American continent, first as headmaster at St Andrew's College in Asuncion (Paraguay) and later in Bolivia, where he was the diocesan bishop for eight years.