Paraguayan President Fernando Lugo arrives to light the main ...
May 12th, 2011
(Reuters) - Paraguayan President Fernando Lugo arrives to light the main torch that will be the symbol for the celebrations of the 200th anniversary of the country's independence, in Asuncion May 12, 2011. Paraguay celebrates its 200th birthday as a republic on May 15. REUTERS/Jorge Adorno(PARAGUAY - Tags: POLITICS HEADSHOT) -
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