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Uruguay Celebrates Independence Day

Today, August 25, Uruguay is celebrating 186 years of its declaration of independence. Federico Lorenzo shares [es] today's Google doodle on the search engine's Uruguayan version, and comments on the history behind the country's independence.

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  • […] process” which began in 1811, although independence was not declared until August 25, 1825. Through an official website and accounts on Twitter, Facebook, and Flickr, organizers have been […]

  • […] ho amin'ny fahaleovantenany” izay nanomboka tamin'ny taona 1811, na dia tamin'ny 25 Aogositra 1825 aza vao nambara ny fahaleovantena. Nampita vaovao tamin'ny alalan'ny vohikala ofisialy sy […]

  • […] ウルグアイは、2011年を1811年に始まった「解放運動」の200周年記念の年ー実際に独立が宣言されたのは1825年8月25日だがーとした。公式サイトやTwitter 、Facebook、Flickrのアカウントを通し、主催者らは今年開催予定の数多くのイベントについて発表した。 […]

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