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Entries with Keyword Merlo

Around 300 families — an estimated 500 people — have begun to unlawfully occupy space in a rural area near Route 25 in the partido (or district in Buenos Aires Province) of Moreno since last Friday. The terrain of some …

As the head of the universal Catholic Church, Pope Francis typically stays out of specific Argentine affairs (or at least, he’s supposed to). But yesterday he denounced the “mafia” that is commonly believed to dominate politics in Buenos Aires Province …

Yesterday, approximately 2,000 people were evicted from 60 hectares of land in Merlo, Buenos Aires Province, and those people’s non-permanent housing was destroyed during a forceful police eviction of the area. The settlers had begun squatting the area back in …

Main stories of the week, minus this Sunday’s presidential debate, because there’s a whole full episode about it.

With: Bianca Fernet, Adrian Bono, Fernando Farías and Demian Bio.…

News of 3,000 families squatting 60 hectares of land in the Merlo partido (or district in Buenos Aires Province) was sprawled all over local media yesterday, highlighting a chronic housing problem in the province. 287 similar cases were reported in

It is the eternal debate within the world of football. When it comes to choosing a new coach – an event that in Argentina can often occur more often than changing the insipid hamburgers on sale inside stadiums – who …