Tag: Argentina

british-officials-tease-argentina-and-reject-humanitarian-aid
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Apr
2020

British officials tease Argentina and reject humanitarian aidBritish officials tease Argentina and reject humanitarian aid

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Lucas Leiroz, research fellow in international law at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro… Once again, the tensions between Argentina and England are worsening in the region of the Falkland Islands (or “Malvinas”, as the Argentines call them). Since the beginning of 2020, the British are starting a series […]

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brexit-could-see-the-return-of-the-falkland-islands-to-argentina
20

Dec
2019

Brexit Could See the Return of the Falkland Islands to ArgentinaBrexit Could See the Return of the Falkland Islands to Argentina

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Paul Antonopoulos, Research Fellow at the Center for Syncretic Studies… The Islas Malvinas, or more commonly known as the Falkland Islands, archipelago was invaded by the United Kingdom in 1833 and its occupation has continued to date. Argentina’s claim for sovereignty through diplomatic means has been a state policy since […]

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argentina’s-new-president-pushes-back-against-imf-nation-stripping
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Dec
2019

Argentina’s New President Pushes Back Against IMF Nation-StrippingArgentina’s New President Pushes Back Against IMF Nation-Stripping

Submitted by Matthew Ehret… When Christina Fernandez de Kirschner was ousted from power in 2015, many thought that Argentina was lost to the international financiers which her late husband Nestor Kirschner (2003-2007) fought so valiantly against. The Kirschners together made a powerful team, valiantly fending off the Wall Street/City of London “vulture funds” which act […]

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compromise-on-the-falklands
27

Nov
2019

Compromise on the FalklandsCompromise on the Falklands

Submitted by George Callaghan… The Falklands Islands lie close to Argentina but are ruled by the United Kingdom. The Falklands (Las Malvinas in Spanish) were fought over in 1982. More men died fighting for the islands than lived on the islands! An honorable compromise on this issue would redound to the credit of both sides. […]

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argentina-faces-9th-default-after-lagarde’s-record-$57-billion-bailout-(video)
05

Sep
2019

Argentina faces 9th default after LaGarde’s record $57 billion bailout (Video)Argentina faces 9th default after LaGarde’s record $57 billion bailout (Video)

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss Argentina elections set to take place on October 27th. Argentina has imposed capital controls as the country is on the brink of its 9th default. Argentina’s Presidential front-runner has openly blamed, soon to be ECB head and former IMF chief Christine Lagarde, for the country’s imminent […]

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history-runs-in-zig-zags:-crisis-in-kashmir,-hope-in-argentina
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Aug
2019

History Runs in Zig-Zags: Crisis in Kashmir, Hope in ArgentinaHistory Runs in Zig-Zags: Crisis in Kashmir, Hope in Argentina

As one door  bangs shut in Kashmir, another opens in Argentina, writes Vijay Prashad. By Vijay PrashadTricontinental: Institute for Social Research As one door sharply bangs shut in Kashmir, another opens in Argentina. That is the nature of our struggles. In 1859, Friedrich Engels wrote, “History often proceeds by jumps and zig-zags.” To imagine history as […]

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