Argentine tango dancers go solo awaiting embrace lost to pandemic

World Apr 30, 2020

Argentine tango dancers go solo awaiting embrace lost to pandemic

Tango's once-warm embrace has grown cool under Argentina's strict coronavirus quarantine, though aficionados are finding a way to circumvent social isolation with virtual classes while they wait for dance venues to reopen. The lockdown means milongas — traditional dance clubs that dot the Buenos Aires ...

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 ...

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 ...