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# el-presidente - Monday 29 February, 2016

The new Fifa president enjoyed a kick around with a host of football legends on his first day
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The new Fifa president enjoyed a kick around with a host of football legends on his first day

Feb 29th 2016, 10:01 PM 7,925 Views 5 Comments

Sure it’s all fun and games at Fifa HQ.

# el-presidente - Friday 18 July, 2014

Former Leinster lock Louis Magee elected new IRFU president
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Former Leinster lock Louis Magee elected new IRFU president

Jul 18th 2014, 6:10 PM 4,825 Views 9 Comments

The Bective Rangers clubman continues a long-standing tradition by taking over from Pat Fitzgerald.

# el-presidente - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

El último día: President concludes Central America tour today
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El último día: President concludes Central America tour today

Oct 30th 2013, 8:52 AM 4,200 Views 16 Comments

President Michael D Higgins brings the curtain down on a landmark tour of Central America with some final meetings in Costa Rica today.

# el-presidente - Friday 25 October, 2013

Michael D Higgins to visit tomb of murdered bishop Romero
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Michael D Higgins to visit tomb of murdered bishop Romero

Oct 25th 2013, 10:53 AM 4,151 Views 13 Comments

The President has been speaking about the 75,000 people who lost their lives in the brutal civil war in El Salvador.

# el-presidente - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Buenos días: President Higgins goes to Central America for 12-day trip
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Buenos días: President Higgins goes to Central America for 12-day trip

Oct 19th 2013, 12:57 PM 6,533 Views 49 Comments

President Higgins left this morning for his official visit to Mexico, El Salvador and Costa Rica.

# el-presidente - Monday 25 February, 2013

No surprises: Raul Castro re-elected president of Cuba
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No surprises: Raul Castro re-elected president of Cuba

Feb 25th 2013, 8:00 AM 2,464 Views 4 Comments

This is the second five year term for the 81-year-old Raul Castro who officially took over from his brother Fidel in 2008.

# el-presidente - Monday 18 February, 2013

Chavez uses Twitter to announce his surprise return to Venezuela
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Chavez uses Twitter to announce his surprise return to Venezuela

Feb 18th 2013, 2:30 PM 7,111 Views 13 Comments

Hugo Chavez has spent more than two months in Cuba for cancer surgery and treatment.

# el-presidente - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Spanish newspaper apologises for fake Chavez hospital picture
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Spanish newspaper apologises for fake Chavez hospital picture

Jan 24th 2013, 10:22 PM 9,839 Views 9 Comments

El Pais published a photograph it said was of ailing president Hugo Chavez in his hospital bed – provoking a furious reaction from Venezuela.

# el-presidente - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Chavez not in coma, responding well to treatment, says brother
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Chavez not in coma, responding well to treatment, says brother

Jan 13th 2013, 12:43 PM 3,990 Views 19 Comments

The brother of Hugo Chavez says reports that the family is discussing ending life support for the Venezuelan leader are totally false.

# el-presidente - Monday 31 December, 2012

Venezuela cancels New Year's Eve parties as Chavez takes turn for the worse
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Venezuela cancels New Year's Eve parties as Chavez takes turn for the worse

Dec 31st 2012, 4:09 PM 6,289 Views 41 Comments

The Venezuelan president has developed new complications from an infection after undergoing his latest round of cancer-related surgery.

# el-presidente - Friday 14 December, 2012

Chavez suffered 'complications' but recovering, his aides say
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Chavez suffered 'complications' but recovering, his aides say

Dec 14th 2012, 7:31 AM 2,716 Views 1 Comment

The leader of Venezuela underwent treatment for cancer in Cuba earlier this week.

# el-presidente - Friday 7 December, 2012

Chavez returns from Cuba after cancer treatment
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Chavez returns from Cuba after cancer treatment

Dec 7th 2012, 12:00 PM 3,421 Views 23 Comments

The Venezuelan president said he was very happy to be back but did not elaborate on his health.

# el-presidente - Sunday 7 October, 2012

PHOTOS: Day four of Michael D's visit to Chile
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PHOTOS: Day four of Michael D's visit to Chile

Oct 7th 2012, 1:31 PM 6,879 Views 16 Comments

El Presidente visited the grave of former Chilean leader Salvador Allende as part of his two-week trip today.

Poll open in Venezuela in tough election for Chavez
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Poll open in Venezuela in tough election for Chavez

Oct 7th 2012, 12:05 PM 3,256 Views 31 Comments

Hugo Chavez has been in power for almost 14 years – but his opponent in the presidential election is in a statistical dead heat with the president in opinion polls.

# el-presidente - Friday 5 October, 2012

President to meet political leaders and Irish community in Chile
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President to meet political leaders and Irish community in Chile

Oct 5th 2012, 6:30 AM 2,255 Views 11 Comments

President Michael D Higgins has a busy schedule on the day two of his South American trip.

# el-presidente - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Pictures: Day one of Michael D Higgins in Chile
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Pictures: Day one of Michael D Higgins in Chile

Oct 4th 2012, 7:14 PM 7,154 Views 30 Comments

The President met with his Chilean counterpart on a busy day of public engagements.

Higgins to meet Chilean president on first full day of South America trip
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Higgins to meet Chilean president on first full day of South America trip

Oct 4th 2012, 6:30 AM 2,869 Views 14 Comments

After arriving in Chile yesterday morning, President Higgins kicks off his two weeks trip to South American with a day of public engagements in Santiago.

# el-presidente - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

¡Hola! President Higgins begins official visit to South America today
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¡Hola! President Higgins begins official visit to South America today

Oct 2nd 2012, 6:45 AM 3,695 Views 35 Comments

The President will meet with the presidents of Chile, Brazil and Argentina during the two-week visit.

# el-presidente - Monday 27 August, 2012

¿Lo entiendes? Michael D enrols in Spanish language course
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¿Lo entiendes? Michael D enrols in Spanish language course

Aug 27th 2012, 9:07 AM 4,911 Views 20 Comments

The Irish President has spent the past three weeks learning Spanish with his wife Sabina.