Daniel Schweimler

Daniel Schweimler

Latin America

Argentina allows Olympic athletes to resume training

Argentina gives athletes due to compete in next year’s delayed Olympic games in Japan special permission to train.

Argentina allows Olympic athletes to resume training

Latin America

Latin America outbreak: COVID-19 inflicts stark economic losses

Countries are struggling with the economic impact of pandemic-related restrictions, which may not be over yet.

Latin America outbreak: COVID-19 inflicts stark economic losses

Latin America

COVID-19 cases in Latin America exceed 2 million

Coronavirus infections in Latin America and the Caribbean climb as measures to contain pandemic have differing success.

COVID-19 cases in Latin America exceed 2 million

Latin America

Argentina takeover of soy giant Vicentin sparks political debate

Argentina is embroiled in a bitter dispute that goes to the heart of the country's identity and how it plans to emerge from the COVID-19 crisis.

Argentina takeover of soy giant Vicentin sparks political debate

Latin America

Bolsonaro calls for more development in Amazon despite outrage

Jair Bolsonaro's statement came despite condemnation over his handling of a record number of wildfires apparently linked to illegal farming and logging.

Bolsonaro calls for more development in Amazon despite outrage

Latin America

Brazil welcomes aid for Amazon fires, wants control over funds

President says Brazil should have autonomy over Amazon, as law for developing indigenous land is pushed out.

Brazil welcomes aid for Amazon fires, wants control over funds

Latin America

Amazon fires: Rainforest destruction at record high

Government of Brazil says it is dealing with an annual but containable problem.

Amazon fires: Rainforest destruction at record high

Latin America

Amazon fire: Indigenous communities under threat

Amazon's Indigenous groups' lives and livelihoods are at risk due to the fires caused by rampant development.

Amazon fire: Indigenous communities under threat

Latin America

Bolivia: Opposition rallies against president's re-election bid

The opposition says Morales should respect the results of his own referendum.

Bolivia: Opposition rallies against president's re-election bid

Latin America

Argentina's blind theatre: Performance in darkness

The blind theatre in Buenos Aires provides a unique experience of enjoying a show in complete darkness.

Argentina's blind theatre: Performance in darkness

US & Canada

Tango World Cup 2019 in Buenos Aires

Every August, tango comes home to Buenos Aires, the city where it was born and where many say its soul still resides.

Tango World Cup 2019 in Buenos Aires

Latin America

Brazil's Bolsonaro: What has changed six months into presidency

Despite bold promises, Jair Bolsonaro has so far done little to placate his opponents.

Brazil's Bolsonaro: What has changed six months into presidency