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Obituary: Andrew Graham-Yooll, the man who dared to report on Argentina's missing

Friday, July 12th 2019, 23:04

Andrew Graham-Yooll, who has died aged 75, risked his life reporting on Argentina's dictatorship.
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Fernando de la Rúa, Argentine ex-president, dies at 81

Tuesday, July 9th 2019, 13:43

The former leader quit amid violent discontent during the country's 2001 crisis.
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Total solar eclipse 2019: Sky show hits South America

Tuesday, July 2nd 2019, 21:53
related countries: Chile Chile

Skywatchers in parts of Chile and Argentina briefly saw the Moon pass directly in front of the Sun.
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South America power cut: Argentina investigates 'unprecedented' outage

Monday, June 17th 2019, 10:18

Tens of million were left without power in Argentina and neighbouring countries on Sunday.
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Argentina and Uruguay reel after massive power outage

Monday, June 17th 2019, 1:09
related countries: Uruguay Uruguay

Argentina's president promises a full investigation after a blackout left millions without electricity.
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Buenos Aires in darkness after power failure

Sunday, June 16th 2019, 20:53
related countries: Paraguay Paraguay

Tens of millions of homes across Argentina, Uruguay and parts of Paraguay suffered from a power cut.
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Disappeared Argentina activists' son finds family after 40 years

Friday, June 14th 2019, 1:42

Javier Darroux Mijalchuk's parents were abducted in 1977, during Argentina's military dictatorship.
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Lionel Messi edges out Cristiano Ronaldo to head Forbes top 100 highest paid athletes

Tuesday, June 11th 2019, 17:37

Barcelona and Argentina forward Lionel Messi is the world's highest paid athlete earning £100m in the past 12 months, according to the Forbes top 100 ranking.
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Argentine abortion campaigners take to Cannes red carpet

Saturday, May 18th 2019, 23:38

Activists and the film crew of Que Sea Ley documentary wore green and chanted "solidarity" in a pro-choice protest.
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Argentine lawmaker Héctor Olivares dies after being shot

Monday, May 13th 2019, 10:21
related places: Buenos Aires

Héctor Olivares was shot outside Congress in Buenos Aires along with a friend who also died.
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Venezuela crisis: Opposition lawmakers take refuge in embassies

Friday, May 10th 2019, 16:50
related countries: Italy Italy

Opposition MPs take shelter in the Argentine and Italian embassies after being stripped of immunity.
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Argentine deputy targeted in 'premeditated shooting'

Friday, May 10th 2019, 0:31
related places: Buenos Aires

Lawmaker Hector Olivares is injured and another man is killed in a shooting in Buenos Aires.
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Emiliano Sala's father dies three months after son is killed

Friday, April 26th 2019, 12:54

Emiliano Sala's father suffered a heart attack at his home in Argentina in the early hours.
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Rafi Eitan: Mossad spy who captured Adolf Eichmann dies

Saturday, March 23rd 2019, 20:46

Rafi Eitan was a Mossad spy who led the team that captured Nazi Adolf Eichmann in Argentina in 1960.
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Lionel Messi's return for Argentina ends in 3-1 defeat against Venezuela

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 23:34
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi makes a disappointing return to Argentina duty as he was injured in a 3-1 defeat by Venezuela.
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Argentina rescue: Huge search finds boy lost for day in desert

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 10:34

A massive search found the boy 21km from where his parents lost him in western Argentina.
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Diego Maradona 'accepts paternity of three children' in Cuba

Friday, March 8th 2019, 21:09
related countries: Cuba Cuba

The Argentine footballer is to acknowledge he fathered three children in Cuba, his lawyer says.
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Menem cleared of Argentina Jewish centre bombing cover-up

Thursday, February 28th 2019, 21:39

Argentina's former president was among 13 standing trial accused of a cover-up over the 1994 bombing.
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Argentine 11-year-old's C-section sparks abortion debate

Thursday, February 28th 2019, 11:50

The girl had requested an abortion after being raped but doctors performed a caesarean instead.
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Emiliano Sala: Cardiff footballer's funeral takes place

Saturday, February 16th 2019, 21:25

A service for the Cardiff City player, who died in January, takes place in Argentina.
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Emiliano Sala: Mourners pay tribute to coffin in Argentina

Saturday, February 16th 2019, 19:16

Mourners lined the route and clapped as the coffin of Emiliano Sala was carried in his hometown of Progreso, Argentina.
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S American nations bid for 2030 World Cup

Friday, February 15th 2019, 7:21
related countries: Uruguay Uruguay

Chile will join Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay in making a joint bid to host the 2030 World Cup.
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Emiliano Sala: Born in Argentina, reputation forged in France

Tuesday, January 22nd 2019, 11:35
related countries: France France
related places: Santa Fe

Emiliano Sala was born in Santa Fe, Argentina - but it is in France that the 28-year old has forged his reputation.
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'Our vision is never to lay anyone off'

Monday, January 14th 2019, 0:02

The Argentine boss who travelled the world to get orders and prevent him from having to make staff redundant.
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Cuba bus crash: Foreigners among seven dead

Friday, January 11th 2019, 19:34
related countries: Germany Germany

Citizens from Argentina, France and Germany are among the seven dead while dozens others are injured.
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What it’s like to be Black and Argentine

Monday, December 31st 2018, 0:09

Afro-Argentines often feel like they’ve been written out of history and are mistaken for foreigners in their own country.
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Argentine woman abducted in 1980s freed in Bolivia

Tuesday, December 25th 2018, 23:00
related countries: Bolivia Bolivia

The woman seized about 32 years ago by people traffickers was rescued in Bolivia after a tip-off.
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Argentina Dirty War: Two former Ford executives jailed

Tuesday, December 11th 2018, 18:05

They were found guilty of collaborating with Argentina's brutal military regime in 1976-83.
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G20: Trump leaves Argentine leader in the lurch

Sunday, December 2nd 2018, 15:00
related countries: United States United States

The US president was expected to remain on stage for a G20 "family photo" but instead exited, stage left.
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US-China trade war: Deal agreed to suspend new trade tariffs

Sunday, December 2nd 2018, 9:03
related countries: United States United States

Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping agree to halt new trade tariffs for 90 days.
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Trump and Putin: Have they had their last tango?

Sunday, December 2nd 2018, 0:08
related places: Buenos Aires

Both were at the G20 in Argentina, home of the tango – but is their relationship now out of step?
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Khashoggi murder: Erdogan demands Saudis extradite suspects

Saturday, December 1st 2018, 21:53
related countries: Turkey Turkey
related places: Erdogan

The Turkish leader also says the writer's murder did not feature during G20 talks in Argentina.
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G20 Argentina: Rifts laid bare as world leaders meet

Friday, November 30th 2018, 21:23
related countries: China China, Russia Russia, Ukraine Ukraine, United States United States
related places: Buenos Aires

Ukraine, climate change, trade and the Khashoggi affair all tax world leaders at the Argentina summit.
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G20 Argentina: Protesters condemn 'demonstration of power'

Friday, November 30th 2018, 19:18
related places: Buenos Aires

Why have thousands of demonstrators been marching against the G20 summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina?
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Merkel plane technical failure leaves German leader late for G20

Friday, November 30th 2018, 17:07
related countries: Germany Germany

Germany's chancellor misses the start of the meeting in Argentina after her flight had to turn back.
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Modi's arrival at the G20 summit 'announced with Apu meme'

Friday, November 30th 2018, 16:20
related countries: India India

An Argentine channel used The Simpsons' character to depict the Indian PM as he arrived at the G20.
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In pictures: World leaders gather for G20 summit

Friday, November 30th 2018, 5:34
related places: Buenos Aires

The Buenos Aires summit brings together the heads of the 20 most industrialised nations.
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