World Jan 7, 2020

Argentina boosts security at airports and U.S. Embassy over Iran tensions

Argentina's government boosted security at its airports, borders and the U.S. Embassy in Buenos Aires as tensions simmer between the United States and Iran, the South American country's defense minister told local media on Monday. Argentina, which suffered two attacks, in 1992 and 1994, decided ...

Mexico to take La Paz embassy dispute to The Hague

World / Politics Dec 27, 2019

Mexico to take La Paz embassy dispute to The Hague

Mexico said Thursday that it will file a complaint against the interim government of Bolivia at the International Court of Justice at The Hague. Marcelo Ebrard, Mexico's foreign relations secretary, said the buildup of Bolivian agents around the Mexican ambassador's residence violates international treaties regarding ...

Kirchner or Fernandez: Who's really going to run Argentina?

World / Politics Nov 4, 2019

Kirchner or Fernandez: Who's really going to run Argentina?

Alberto Fernandez has just been elected president of Argentina, but before even taking office he faces suggestions that he is a puppet for former President Cristina Kirchner. Fernandez may have defeated incumbent Mauricio Macri at the polls on Oct. 27, but he did so with ...

England ready for Argentina clash

Rugby Oct 3, 2019

England ready for Argentina clash

by Andrew McKirdy

England head coach Eddie Jones on Thursday paid tribute to Japan's "outstanding" Rugby World Cup win over Ireland, before turning his attention back to his team's crunch match against Argentina this weekend. Former Japan head coach Jones led the Brave Blossoms to a famous 34-32 ...