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Nicaraguan student leaders meet with former President Oscar Arias
19th of April Student Movement
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19th of April Student Movement
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Nicaraguan student leaders meet with former President Oscar Arias

The Tico Times - July 27, 2018

Four student leaders from the 19th of April Student Movement in Nicaragua met with former President and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Oscar Arias on Tuesday. The students,…

Landmark Arms Trade Treaty spearheaded by Costa Rica’s ex-President Óscar Arias goes into effect
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Business
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Landmark Arms Trade Treaty spearheaded by Costa Rica’s ex-President Óscar Arias goes into effect

The Tico Times - December 22, 2014

The United Nations Arms Trade Treaty goes into effect this Thursday, on Christmas Eve. The treaty covers tanks, armored combat vehicles, large-caliber artillery, combat aircraft, attack helicopters,…

Costa Rica’s ex-President Óscar Arias says the country is on the wrong path
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Business
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Costa Rica’s ex-President Óscar Arias says the country is on the wrong path

Fabiola Pomareda - November 26, 2014

Costa Rica’s former two-term President Óscar Arias Sánchez (1986-1990 and 2006-2010) hasn’t even waited a full year before twice publicly criticizing the new administration of Luis Guillermo…

Costa Rican ex-President Óscar Arias hospitalized for pacemaker adjustment
Latin America
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Latin America
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Costa Rican ex-President Óscar Arias hospitalized for pacemaker adjustment

L. Arias - November 24, 2014

UPDATE, Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, 5:34 p.m.: Óscar Arias was discharged from the hospital at 3:30 p.m. on Monday. “Dr. Oscar Arias was discharged in excellent condition,"…

Costa Rican ex-president, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Óscar Arias ondergoes foot surgery
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Health
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Costa Rican ex-president, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Óscar Arias ondergoes foot surgery

L. Arias - May 26, 2014

Costa Rica’s former President Óscar Arias Sánchez (1986-1990, 2006-2010) on Sunday underwent surgery on his right foot due to a ruptured tendon. The procedure was performed at…

Candidate Johnny Araya traveled to Panama with leading construction firm CEO to watch a soccer match
Elections 2014
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Elections 2014
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Candidate Johnny Araya traveled to Panama with leading construction firm CEO to watch a soccer match

L. Arias - April 2, 2014

Five days after being elected the presidential candidate of the ruling National Liberation Party (PLN), then-San José Mayor Johnny Araya flew to Panama in a private jet…

Costa Rican ex-President Oscar Arias agrees to observer role in Venezuela
Oscar Arias
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Oscar Arias
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Costa Rican ex-President Oscar Arias agrees to observer role in Venezuela

The Tico Times - February 18, 2014

Former Costa Rican President Óscar Arias accepted an invitation from Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo López to observe the conflict in Venezuela. It seems unlikely, however, that the…

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Luis Guillermo Solís says he is not seeking support from ex-President Oscar Arias

The Tico Times - February 11, 2014

Presidential candidate Luis Guillermo Solís on Monday denied rumors that the influential Arias brothers plan to support him in the upcoming runoff. "That is gossip, and it…