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Where is Uruguay?

Uruguay is a comparatively small country in South America, along the Atlantic coast between Brazil and Argentina. Its capital is Montevideo. The Uruguay River separates it fr (MORE)

What is Uruguay?

Uruguay is a country in South America. It was established in 1825 after declaring independence from Brazil.
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What are the laws in Uruguay?

  One fo the laws of Uruguay are: that you must be OLDER than eighteen years old to vote for president,mayor or vice president.   One fo the laws of Uruguay are: that y (MORE)
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Who ruled Uruguay?

Now president Dr. Tabaré Vázquez from the Frente Amplio party. He took office in 2015.
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Are monarchs in Uruguay?

No, Uruguay's an independent country since 1825 and it's a democratic republic since then (it has a different president each 5 years)
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Do Uruguay have a king?

No, as it's not a kingdom. It's a republican democracy and its president is José Mujica.
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Why was Uruguay created?

Uruguay's location was disputed between Argentina and Brazil in the 19th century so an English lord interceded (Lord Ponsomby) and they arranged that the best option would be (MORE)

Why is Uruguay named Uruguay?

Uruguay (the country) is named like that because of the name of the river that separates it from Argentina. Uruguay's (the country) full name is "República Oriental del Urugu (MORE)