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rechazar
to reject
desatar
to untie
prensa
press
mandatario
leader, chief executive
amenazar
to threaten
ubicado (ubicar)
located, to be located
desarrollarse
to develop
maniobrar
to maneuver
asomar
to show
atentados
attacks
ventaja
advantage
tachar
to erase
aclarar
to clarify
prorrogar
to put off, to postpone, to extend time limit
comicios
elections
basarse
to base onesself
advertir
to advise
rescatar
to rescue
diseñar
to design
acaso
perhaps
coger
to seize, to catch, to grab
carteles
posters
empresa
business
lindo(a)
pretty
cuerdo
sane/wise
girar
to turn
una gira
a tour
hogar
home
viajeros varados
stranded passengers
escala
stop over
raiz
root/origin
acotar
to mark off (boundary)/to make notes in margin
saliente presidente
current president
respaldar
to endorse
planteamientos
plans, establishments, statements
dar a conocer
to present
en torno
around
ley de medios
proposed law
medida
measure
imponer
to impose
promulgar
to proclaim/to announce publicly
promulgar
to proclaim/to announce publicly
además
besides
enfrentar multas
to impose fines
devolver
to give back
someter
to submit, to subject
dejar un saldo
left a balance (in all)
custodiado
guarded
tomar en rehenes
to take hostage
disparos
firings
fuentes
sources
ilesos
unharmed
merecer
to deserve
remontarse
to go back
tomarse
to take place
gestion
management
prevista
anticipated
enjuiciar
to be judged
refrendar la medida
to legalize the measure
ser remitido
to be sent
toneladas
tons
ladrillos
bricks
aprobar
to approve
embajada
embassy
derrocamiento
overthrow
vocero(a)
spokesperson
retornar
to return
levemente
slightly
colocar
to place
carretera
highway
interruptor
switch
dar inicio
to initiate
villancicos
carols
funcionario
civil servant
juramentar
to administer an oath
llevarse a cabo
to be carried out
instar
to insist
frenar
to restrain
tasas cambiarias
exchange rates
cotizar
to quote
velada
guarded
presupuestario
budgetary
fallecer
to pass away
huellas
tracks/traces
emboseada
ambush
agregar
to add
vigente
effective
apogeo
height of glory/fame
taquilla
ticket office
realizar
to make
ceder
to yield
lanzar
to send
cosechar
to harvest
enfrentamiento
confrontation
previsto
anticipated
portavoz
spokesperson
lograr
to manage
demorar
to delay
procedente
originating
con anterioridad
formerly, in the past
provenir
to come (from)
venidero
coming, future
fallar
to fail
cadenas del mando
chain of command
manejar
to handle
derramamiento
spilling
entidad
organization
dique
dock
dirigirse
to go to or toward
casco
helmet, hull of a ship
silvestre
wild
homenajedos
honored
sostener
to maintain
entrega de los galardones
award ceremony
cámara de representantes
house of representatives
tubería de acero
steel tube
a tráves de
through, across
enfrentar
to put face to face
otrora
once
ofertas
supplies
obstante
notwithstanding; nevertheless
comprometerse
to commit oneself
involucrirse
to become jumbled
siquiera
at least; even
tras
after; in search of
debido
due; owing
despedir
to dismiss, discharge
a cabo
finally
atrapar
to trap
asegurar
to assure; to secure
difundir
to diffuse
destacar
to detach; to make standout
vertiginoso
whirling; dizzy
alcanzar
to reach
arrasar
to level; to tear down
fracasar
to fail
cumplir
to fulfill
destituyir
to deprive
convocar
to call together
conseguir
to obtain; to get; to reach
sumar
to add; to add up to
propuesta
proposal
elogiar
to praise
cesar
to stop; to quit
acordar
to arrange; to decide