Victory for Argentine leader: Judge rejects coverup case

Feb 27, 2015

Victory for Argentine leader: Judge rejects coverup case

A federal judge on Thursday firmly dismissed allegations that Argentine President Cristina Fernandez tried to cover up the involvement of Iranian officials in the 1994 bombing of a Jewish center, easing a crisis for her government fed by the death of the prosecutor who ...

Police investigated in case of dead Argentine prosecutor

Jan 24, 2015

Police investigated in case of dead Argentine prosecutor

The 10 police officers assigned to protect a federal prosecutor who accused President Cristina Fernandez of shielding Iranians accused in an Argentine terrorist bombing are being investigated for their actions on the day the prosecutor was found shot to death. The officers, along with ...

Oct 30, 2013

Argentine media giant faces breakup

Argentina said Tuesday it would waste no time in acting on a Supreme Court ruling allowing it to dismantle the nation’s largest media corporation. The Supreme Court upheld a controversial law that would force the country’s largest media group, Clarin, to divest some of ...

Oct 9, 2013

Fernandez blood clot surgery said a success

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez was recovering in a hospital Tuesday after successful surgery to remove a blood clot on her brain, officials said. Fernandez was said to be in “good spirits” following the operation, which came just three weeks before crucial midterm legislative elections. ...