In one instance, a judicial order for Stroessner's extradition in 2004 went unfulfilled, with his lawyer saying at the time that his political-asylum status in Brazil rendered him safe from Paraguayan
While some Paraguayans
demand that 70% of Ciudad del Este's jobs be reserved for Paraguayans
, across the bridge Brazilians consider the area a single community whose members have the right to work in either country.
Harp: From Colonial Transplant to Nation Emblem.
"A good Paraguayan
side never gives up and we proved that again today," Haedo Valdez said.
Early twentieth-century Paraguayan
scientists and naturalists made studies of the country's western Chaco frontier in an effort to incorporate the region into eastern Paraguay.
This meant that while it took Bolivian troops and supplies more than two weeks to complete the journey, the Paraguayans
made it in four days, making tactical movements and resupply much easier.
(55) While in 1894 one of its members is quoted as speaking of having 'splendid' if somewhat distant relations with the native Paraguayans
, (56) by 1897 the New Australia colonists were already speaking Spanish, adopting local customs and taking Paraguayan
They knew they had missed an opportunity of a lifetime -- to witness the Paraguayan
national team's selfprofessed No.
The Swiss travelers Rengger and Lompchamp (1828), describing a voyage to Paraguay in 1825, noted that there were few Blacks in Paraguay, either enslaved or free, and that the majority of Black Paraguayans
had been born in the colonies (Boccia Romanach 2005: 80).
Ambassador to Paraguay James Cason has recorded and released a CD of Paraguayan
music classics sung in Guarani.
MARINA MADDOCK-LYON said: "England won it with the help of the Paraguayans
. We scored the goal for them and we were unlucky not to get one ourselves.