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Busy days in almost any country’s politics are comparatively boring and uneventful when contrasted with Argentine standards.

Yesterday was no exception: the President almost caught COVID after grossly violating all of the protocols he insists the rest of us should …

The words of former president Eduardo Duhalde last week about the high likelihood of a “coup d’etat” in Argentina were inevitably a shock in a country with a long history of bloody interruptions to democratic order, which has seemingly left …

President Mauricio Macri addressed a crowd in Córdoba and laid out his future plans for the Argentine economy, which is very much in crisis at the moment. He emphasized that, even though the country is currently going through a “storm”-

With “no to the military on the streets” as their main rallying cry, thousands of people marched in different cities across the country to protest the government’s decree aimed at restructuring the role of the armed forces. The central event …

The primary opposition parties in Congress have vocalized their rejection of the government’s decree aimed at restructuring the armed forces announced by President Mauricio Macri on Monday. Party leaders have manifested they are planning on challenging it, arguing Congress is …

Immediately after President Mauricio Macri announced a major restructuring of Argentina’s armed forces, members of some sectors of the opposition and other political and social actors critical of the government criticized the decision. They argue it hides an ulterior …

President Mauricio Macri announced this morning a “deep re-conversion” of the Argentine Armed Forces as part of his administration’s greater effort to redefine the military’s strategic objectives in the near future.

The proposed reform plan will rethink and reshape the …

Argentina is enduring turbulent times, and as its Independence Day looms large, the latest controversy in the political and economic landscape has accordingly a “patriotic” connotation. Yesterday, the Defense Ministry cancelled the military parade that had been set for Monday, …

The thaw in the relations between Argentina and the United Kingdom is slowly but surely continuing, according to La Nación. On Wednesday, Alan Duncan (member of the British Parliament) announced the end of the ban against selling arms to

At 41 days since the ARA San Juan last made contact, poor weather has prevented the ARA Islas Malvinas from examining yesterday three recently discovered contact points.

The Navy today reported that the poor conditions hindered the efforts by the