Obituary: Dr Luis Alberto Sole-Romeo

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Dr Luis Alberto Sole-Romeo, journalist and diplomat, died London 20 February, aged 58. Uruguay's ambassador to the Court of St James's since 1987. he A former journalist, he was known as a spokesman for the rights and freedoms of the Uruguayan press. Co- director of the weekly Correo de los Viernes (1981-85); former co- editor of Montevideo's daily newspaper El Dia. Served as President of Uruguay's National Association of Broadcasters and as President of the Commission on Human Rights of Uruguay.