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United States | Costa Rica’s Independence Day

United States – On behalf of the Government of the United States, I congratulate the people of Costa Rica on your 197th anniversary of independence on September 15. Cooperation between Costa Rica and the United States is stronger than ever. Our enduring and respectful partnership, deeply rooted in our mutual embrace of democratic principles, has … Continue reading United States | Costa Rica’s Independence Day

South Carolina News: Department of State Contractor, Mauricio Andulo Hidalgo Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Theft of Government Funds

Charleston, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that Mauricio Andulo Hidalgo, age 43, of Costa Rica, was sentenced to a term of 30 months in prison by the United States District Court in Charleston for stealing from the United States Government. Hidalgo previously pled guilty to Theft of Government Funds, … Continue reading South Carolina News: Department of State Contractor, Mauricio Andulo Hidalgo Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Theft of Government Funds

Familes from Florida, NY die in Costa Rica plane crash

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica/January 01, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Costa Rican investigators are looking into what caused a charter aircraft to crash in woods in the country’s northwest soon after takeoff, killing two crewmembers and 10 U.S. citizens, including families from New York and Florida. The families from Scarsdale, N.Y., and Belleair, Florida, accounted for nine of the … Continue reading Familes from Florida, NY die in Costa Rica plane crash