Heavy Machinery Donated to Aid Uruguay's National Emergency
large Mototrailla earth moving machine donated to Uruguay
by the people of the United States was presented yesterday
by U.S. Ambassador Martin J. Silverstein to the Secretary
of the Presidency Dr. Raul Lago.
The equipment arrived from the United States
a few weeks ago as part of an aid package aimed at assiting
the uruguayan national emergency program (Sistema Nacional
Also present during the ceremony were Ing.
Juan Echeverz from the Ministry of Transportation and Public
Works (MTOP), and Col. Domingo Montaldo for the national
Ambassador Silverstein is received
by Col. Domingo Montaldo, Dr. Raul Lago and Ing. Juan
Ing. Juan Echeverz accepts the equipment keys from Ambassador Silverstein, in company of
Dr. Raul Lago.
Silverstein climbs aboard the Mototrailla for a final
Dr. Raul Lagos and Ambassador Silverstein share their appreciation for this important donation.