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Landscapes of Memory: Argentina's persistent struggles over the past
As memorials for victims of state violence face challenges, the state needs to step in to support them.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2014 09:22 GMT
Egypt's ability to democratise hangs in the balance
If Egypt wants to democratise, then it needs to adopt truth, memory, and justice initiatives.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2013 18:21 GMT
Argentine ex-president jailed for arms deals
Carlos Menem sentenced to seven years in prison for weapons smuggling to Ecuador and Croatia during the 1990s.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2013 18:07 GMT
Argentine military leader Videla dies at 87
Jailed architect of repressive system that left at least 9,000 people dead in nation's "Dirty War" remained unrepentant.
Last updated: 17 May 2013 19:12 GMT
Chronicle of a referendum foretold: What next for the Malvinas/Falklands?
The latest referendum shows that posturing alone won't end the dispute between Argentina and the British.
Last updated: 17 Mar 2013 17:29 GMT
Argentina makes progress on past injustices
During 2012, nearly 400 suspects faced trials for crimes committed during a military dictatorship three decades ago.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2012 10:22 GMT
Spain clashes with Argentina in oil row
Head of Spanish energy giant Repsol vows legal fight against Argentinian plan to seize control of subsidiary.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2012 11:56 GMT
Argentina to seize control of oil company
Move to regain majority stake in YPF by ousting Spain's Repsol prompts angry row between Buenos Aires and Madrid.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2012 05:17 GMT
Argentine baby theft trial nears end
The trial for the theft of babies of political prisoners during the country's 1976-1983 dictatorship is nearing its end.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2012 19:05 GMT
Argentina's Menem acquitted of arms smuggling
Former president cleared of charges of supplying weapons to Croatia and Ecuador in the 1990s.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2011 01:58 GMT
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