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Argentina coronavirus cases throw wrench in global soy trade

Chinese and US agribusinesses have been forced to idle some operations in Argentina because of new cases of the virus.

Argentina coronavirus cases throw wrench in global soy trade

Latin America

Argentina lockdown: Reports of abuse by security forces

Human rights groups say at least 12 people have been killed or disappeared by security forces since Argentina imposed a lockdown to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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The UN wants to see cash transfers go global to fight coronavirus

UNDP says temporary, unconditional basic income could help 2.7 billion living in poverty - and stem COVID-19's spread.

The UN wants to see cash transfers go global to fight coronavirus

Latin America

Argentina artists struggle during COVID-19 crisis

Theatres, cinemas and everything related to culture were among the first places to shut down, and they are likely to be the last ones to reopen.

Latin America

Argentinians protest in Buenos Aires against government decisions

Argentina is struggling with recession and inflation and is negotiating with creditors to restructure its foreign debt.

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Latin America: UN urges collaboration to prevent economic crisis

UN warns that poverty across the region will rise by 7 percent, an increase equivalent to 45 million people.

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.

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Argentina readies final debt restructuring offer to creditors

The government will send its new offer to the US Securities and Exchange Commission in the coming days, Reuters reports.

Argentina readies final debt restructuring offer to creditors

Coronavirus pandemic

No football during the pandemic? Try 'human foosball'

Amateur clubs engage in a new form of football, altering rules to maintain physical distancing while playing.

In Pictures: Argentines play 'human foosball' amid pandemic

AJ Close up

Living in complete isolation for 45 years | Close Up

A quarantined filmmaker seeks guidance from a longtime cave dweller as they explore the many meanings of isolation.

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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

Argentina extends lockdown amid rise in COVID-19 cases in capital

Argentina was one of the first countries in the region to impose a strict lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

AJ Impact

Argentina's economic crisis poised to go from bad to worse

Already in a third year of recession - pre-pandemic, Argentina may see a record contraction in 2020, some analysts warn.

Argentina's economic crisis poised to go from bad to worse

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Maestro Daniel Barenboim: Live music must survive the pandemic

Berlin State Opera director on the future of the arts in a post-coronavirus world, and peace in Israel and Palestine.

Latin America

Argentina: COVID-19 cases spike as pandemic grips poor 'villas'

Coronavirus cases have more than doubled in Argentina in June, but the numbers are well below those in Brazil and Peru.

Argentina: COVID-19 cases spike as pandemic grips poor 'villas'