Uruguay

BBC Minute: On Uruguay marijuana laws - a year on

Uruguay became the first country in the world to legalise marijuana
In 2017, Uruguay became the first country in the world to legalise marijuana from production to sale. John Hudak from Brookings Institution in Washington talks to us about the impact the legislation has had on the small South American country. 

(Photo: A pharmacy in Uruguay selling a marijuana packet over the counter, Credit: Miguel Rojo/AFP/Getty Images)
World Cup: Uruguay schoolchildren react to last-minute goal
These schoolchildren had something to celebrate after watching their team face Egypt in the World Cup.