People & Power

Defiance of the Mapuche

Why the Mapuche of Argentina and Chile have been pushed to the brink of insurrection in defence of their ancient lands.

Argentina

Argentina: Dancers gather for 2018 Malambo Festival

Argentina’s top male dancers are gathering for the most important dance competition in the country.

Politics

Argentina reforms: Senate approves budget and tax plan

Argentina's President is pressing on with a reform agenda that he says will modernise the country. The Congress has approved the 2018 budget plan and a bill that tackles taxes which have reduced growth in South America’s second-large economy.

Argentina

Argentine navy head sacked over submarine disappearance

Relatives of crew members from missing vessels are demanding the search operation continues until it is found.

Argentine navy head sacked over submarine disappearance

Latin America

Argentina: DNA reunites thousands after 'Dirty War'

During Argentina's 'Dirty War' in the 1970s and 80s, tens of thousands of people were killed by government forces. Among them were pregnant women or mothers whose children were put up for adoption.

Latin America

Argentine submarine: families push for search to continue

It has been more than three weeks since the Argentine submarine ARA San Juan went missing.

Argentina

Thousands protest over Cristina Kirchner's arrest

Thousands gathered in front of the Presidential Palace in Argentina to protest against what they claim is political persecution.

Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner

Judge orders arrest of former Argentine president

Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner faces detention and loss of judicial immunity in 1994 Jewish centre bombing trial.

Latin America

Falklands: Red Cross identifies remains of 88 Argentine soldiers

A report by the International Committee of the Red Cross indicates that 88 of the 121 graves of Argentinian soldiers who were buried anonymously on the disputed Falkland Islands have been identified.

Latin America

Argentina 'dirty war' trial: Ex-officers sentenced to life

Forty years after students, activists and labour leaders were disappeared under military rule in Argentina, a group of former officials have been sentenced for their role in the murders.

Latin America

Search continues for Argentina's missing submarine

As hopes of finding the ARA San Juan's crew alive fade, rescuers still scour the southern Atlantic and President Mauricio Macri promises the search will continue.

Argentina

A brief QNA on the missing Argentinian submarine

On the morning of November 15, Argentinian submarine ARA San Juan went missing with its crew of 44 sailors on board.

Argentina

'Blast' heard hours after Argentinian sub went missing

Missing for eight days, concern for the 44 sailors grows as oxygen supplies are nearly depleted.

Argentina

Critical phase as ARA San Juan runs low on oxygen

Search-and-rescuers in the search for the lost Argentine navy submarine are concerned that the vessel may be running out of breathable air.

Latin America

Signals detected from Argentina's missing submarine

Hope is quickly fading as Argentine officials say satellite signals detected on Saturday did not determine the location of a missing naval submarine.