Uruguay's constitution was approved.
Jorge Battle was elected president in 1944 and served for two years.
Jose Mujica takes office as president.
Civil war between Blancos and whites.
Violent protest against repression and deteriorating economic conditions.
Voters reject plans to open up state oil monoply.
Government begins constultations on decriminalizing Marijuana.
Senate rejects bill that would have legalized abbortion.
World bank approves loans for over $250 million.
They paid off there million dollar debt.