President Solís wants fewer words, more action from UN Security Council 
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President Solís wants fewer words, more action from UN Security Council 

Zach Dyer - October 1, 2015

Costa Rica President Luis Guillermo Solís called for a more “proactive,” interventionist United Nations Security Council during his address before the U.N. General Assembly Wednesday morning. Solís…

Venezuela and mature democracies
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Global
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Venezuela and mature democracies

Tomás Quesada-Alpízar - April 20, 2015

Recommended: #ThePoliticsofReligion For decades, political leaders repeated the phrase that Latin America had finally reached democracy, except for the case of Cuba: "the only dictatorship in the…

Costa Rica to ‘take a hard look’ at its diplomatic missions, foreign minister says after meeting with US Secretary of State Kerry
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Costa Rica to ‘take a hard look’ at its diplomatic missions, foreign minister says after meeting with US Secretary of State Kerry

Larry Luxner - February 25, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Paving the way for a possible visit by U.S. President Barack Obama to Costa Rica later this year, Costa Rican Foreign Minister Manuel González…

Costa Rica announces its own international aid policy
A gift from the Costa Rican people
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A gift from the Costa Rican people
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Costa Rica announces its own international aid policy

Zach Dyer - February 10, 2015

Costa Rican Foreign Minister Manuel González and Planning Minister Olga Sánchez presented an updated international cooperation policy during the president’s weekly press conference at Casa Presidencial on…

CELAC should become an extreme poverty-free zone, says Ecuador’s foreign minister
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CELAC
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CELAC should become an extreme poverty-free zone, says Ecuador’s foreign minister

George Rodríguez - January 16, 2015

The Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) in the near future should become an area free of extreme poverty, and one where poverty in general…

President Solís calls for more trade, not just handouts from China
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Business
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President Solís calls for more trade, not just handouts from China

Zach Dyer - January 6, 2015

President Luis Guillermo Solís called for a substantive shift in Costa Rica’s relationship with China seven years after the Central American country opened diplomatic relations with the world’s second-largest…

Costa Rica celebrates 66th anniversary of the abolition of its army
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Arts and Culture
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Costa Rica celebrates 66th anniversary of the abolition of its army

Manuel A. González Sanz - December 1, 2014

Costa Rica abolished its army 66 years ago. During national celebrations children and young people as the main protagonists carry the Costa Rican flag and proudly parade in…

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