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A·ri·as Sán·chez

 (ä′rē-äs sän′chĕs), Oscar Born 1940.
Costa Rican politician who as president (1986-1990) proposed an accord to bring peace to Central America, for which he won the 1987 Nobel Peace Prize. He served a second term as president from 2006 to 2010.

Arias Sánchez

(ˈærɪæs ˈsæntʃɛz)
n
(Biography) Oscar. born 1940, Costa Rican statesman; president (1986–90, 2006–2010); Nobel peace prize 1987

A•ri•as San•chez

(ˈɑ ri ɑs ˈsɑn tʃɛs)
n.
Oscar, born 1941, president of Costa Rica since 1986: Nobel peace prize 1987.
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The letter was signed by former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev, former South African President Frederik Willem de Klerk, former Polish President Lech Walesa, current East Timorese President Jose Ramos-Horta and former Costa Rican President Oscar Arias Sanchez.
El costarricense Oscar Arias Sanchez, muy amigo de las palabras, no ahorro elogios para salirse de protocolo y presentar, en una cumbre de presidentes de toda la region, a su compatriota Laura Chinchilla.
Or Oscar Arias Sanchez, the winner in 1987: "Three billion people live in tragic poverty, and 40,000 children die each day from diseases that could be prevented.
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KUWAIT, Sept 15 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent on Tuesday a cable of congratulations to the President of Costa Rica, Oscar Arias Sanchez, on the occasion of his country's national celebrations.