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steve2470 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-23-06 02:26 PM
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Paraguay in a spin about Bush's alleged 100,000 acre hideaway
http://www.guardian.co.uk/international/story/0,,192892...


Tom Phillips in Cuiab
Monday October 23, 2006
The Guardian

Meeting the new couple next door can be an anxious business for even the most relaxed home owner. Will they be international drug traffickers? Have they got noisy kids with a penchant for electronic music? As worries go, however, having the US president move in next door must come fairly low on the list.

Unless of course you are a resident of northern Paraguay and believe reports in the South American press that he has bought up a 100,000 acre (40,500 hectare) ranch in your neck of the woods.

The rumours, as yet unconfirmed but which began with the state-run Cuban news agency Prensa Latina, have triggered an outpouring of conspiracy theories, with speculation rife about what President Bush's supposed interest in the "chaco", a semi-arid lowland in the Paraguay's north, might be.

Some have speculated that he might be trying to wrestle control of the Guarani Aquifer, one of the largest underground water reserves, from the Paraguayans.

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peacetalksforall Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-23-06 02:56 PM
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1. The article does not mention Moon, It's up to us. Moon - No Korea
Edited on Mon Oct-23-06 02:56 PM by higher class
Moone helped North Korea with nuclear funding. Among other things.
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