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We have started to collect the most important news related to Argentina in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Argentina: news

Argentina 'turns away' two ships

Tuesday, February 28th 2012, 11:59

Two cruise ships carrying almost 3,000 passengers were turned away from an Argentine port, apparently because they had visited the Falklands.
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Argentine rail brake alert denied

Monday, February 27th 2012, 2:07

An Argentine railway company denies claims that a train driver warned officials of faulty brakes before a crash that killed 51 people.
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Brakes blamed for Argentine crash

Saturday, February 25th 2012, 23:48

The driver of an Argentine train that crashed on Wednesday, killing 51 people, blames faulty brakes for the accident, officials say.
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Argentina probes train disaster

Friday, February 24th 2012, 2:05

Argentina's government promises a full investigation into Wednesday's train crash, amid allegations that safety concerns were not addressed.
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Argentines query Falklands policy

Thursday, February 23rd 2012, 21:44
related countries: Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

A group of intellectuals challenges Argentina's Falkland Islands stance, saying the rights of the islanders to self-determination should be respected.
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VIDEO: CCTV shows moments before train crash

Thursday, February 23rd 2012, 5:26
related places: Buenos Aires

Some 49 people are killed and at least 600 injured in Argentina after a commuter train crashes as it arrives into one of the city's busiest stations in Buenos Aires.
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Buenos Aires train crash kills 49

Thursday, February 23rd 2012, 5:10
related places: Buenos Aires

A commuter train crash at a station in the Argentine capital Buenos Aires kills at least 49 people and leaves more than 600 injured, officials say.
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VIDEO: Argentina train crash kills dozens

Wednesday, February 22nd 2012, 22:27
related places: Buenos Aires

At least 49 people have been killed in a train accident in Buenos Aires.
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VIDEO: Argentina plans to delay UK ships

Thursday, February 16th 2012, 16:48
related countries: Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), United Kingdom United Kingdom

The transport union in Argentina says it will delay any British ships in its ports as tensions increase over the Falkland Islands.
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Argentine ire at Falklands visit

Thursday, February 16th 2012, 0:22
related countries: Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), United Kingdom United Kingdom

Argentina condemns a planned visit to the Falkland Islands by British MPs as another sign of the UK's "militarisation" of the dispute.
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MPs visit Falklands amid tensions

Wednesday, February 15th 2012, 10:15

The Commons defence committee says its visit to the Falklands was agreed in late 2011, but is not a response to a recent escalation of tensions with Argentina over the islands' future.
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Argentine Belgrano plan in doubt

Tuesday, February 14th 2012, 18:17
related places: General Belgrano

Argentine FA are told plans to rename their league after General Belgrano may "breach rules on political involvement in football".
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Tevez makes return to Man City

Tuesday, February 14th 2012, 17:57

Carlos Tevez returns to Manchester City's training ground after returning from three months' unauthorised leave in Argentina.
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Argentine union boycotts UK ships

Tuesday, February 14th 2012, 2:24
related countries: Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), United Kingdom United Kingdom

Argentina's main transport union says it will boycott ships flying the British flag as tensions rise over the Falkland Islands.
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Argentina in UK 'nuclear' claim

Saturday, February 11th 2012, 0:12
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Argentina accuses the UK of sending a nuclear-armed submarine to the South Atlantic, and makes an official complaint to the UN over the Falklands.
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UN chief urges calm on Falklands

Friday, February 10th 2012, 20:49
related countries: Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), United Kingdom United Kingdom

UN chief Ban Ki-moon calls on Argentina and the UK to avoid an "escalation" in tensions over the disputed Falkland Islands.
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Argentina in UN Falklands protest

Thursday, February 9th 2012, 23:41
related countries: Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), United Kingdom United Kingdom

Argentina's foreign minister is to make a formal complaint to the UN about British "militarisation" around the disputed Falkland Islands on Friday.
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Argentina rock star Spinetta dies

Thursday, February 9th 2012, 9:25

Argentine rock musician Luis Alberto Spinetta dies aged 62 after suffering lung cancer.
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Edinburgh sign Argentina's Gamboa

Wednesday, February 8th 2012, 10:12

Edinburgh sign Argentina prop Ulises Gamboa from RaboDirect PRO12 rivals Aironi until the end of the season.
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Argentina to take Falklands to UN

Wednesday, February 8th 2012, 1:02
related countries: Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), United Kingdom United Kingdom

Argentina will make a formal complaint to the UN about British "militarisation" around the disputed Falkland Islands, says President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner.
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GB denied as Argentina win Trophy

Monday, February 6th 2012, 0:30

World Champions Argentina beat Great Britain 1-0 to win the Champions Trophy.
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William ready for Falklands duty

Thursday, February 2nd 2012, 17:10
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Cambridge

The Duke of Cambridge arrives in the Falklands for a tour of duty as an RAF pilot amid tensions between the UK and Argentina over the islands.
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Canada firm halts Argentina mine

Wednesday, February 1st 2012, 3:00
related countries: Canada Canada
related places: La Rioja

After protests by Argentine environmental campaigners, a Canadian mining firm is suspending its exploration work on a project in La Rioja province.
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AC Milan pull out of Tevez chase

Friday, January 27th 2012, 22:08

AC Milan drop out of the running to sign Argentina striker Carlos Tevez from Manchester City.
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VIDEO: Argentine protesters burn Union flag

Saturday, January 21st 2012, 4:10
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Buenos Aires, Union

In another sign of worsening relations between Britain and Argentina, demonstrators have burnt flags outside the British Embassy in Buenos Aires.
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Falklands protest at UK embassy

Saturday, January 21st 2012, 1:15
related countries: Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Buenos Aires, Union

Protesters burn Union flags outside the British embassy in Buenos Aires and demand Argentina break off diplomatic ties over the Falklands row.
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Argentina condemns 'offensive' UK

Thursday, January 19th 2012, 9:36
related countries: Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), United Kingdom United Kingdom

Argentine leaders voice fury after UK Prime Minister David Cameron accuses Argentina of "colonialism" in its claims over the Falkland Islands.
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PM's dig at 'colonial' Argentina

Wednesday, January 18th 2012, 17:34
related countries: Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

The prime minister accuses Argentina of "colonialism" for continuing to claim sovereignty over the Falkland Islands.
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In pictures: British settlers in Argentina

Tuesday, January 17th 2012, 1:26
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The life of British settlers in early 20th Century Argentina
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Ash shuts Argentina airport again

Monday, January 16th 2012, 21:50

An airport in a tourist resort in Argentina is closed again just days after lifting a seven-month suspension imposed due to ash from a nearby volcano.
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Inter make £20.7m bid for Tevez

Monday, January 16th 2012, 11:07

Inter Milan table a £20.7m bid for Carlos Tevez, but it is unlikely to meet Manchester City's valuation for the Argentine striker.
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Fernandez 'did not have cancer'

Saturday, January 7th 2012, 15:38

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner did not have thyroid cancer as feared, her operation last week has proved, the presidential spokesman says.
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Argentine president has surgery

Wednesday, January 4th 2012, 17:42

Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez is recovering after what doctors described as successful surgery for thyroid cancer.
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