Argentina
Fourth person arrested in Argentina over attempted assassination of Vice President Cristina Fernández de Krichner

Recent developments in the investigation of the assassination attempt against Vice President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner revealed that the group had been planning the attack for some time, and that they had failed in a previous attempt

One week after Fernández de Kirchner’s assassination attempt: What do we know?

The two perpetrators were arrested, but the justice system suspects that there are more involved.

Mapping Faultlines: Why was Argentine Vice-President Cristina Fernandez targeted?

In this episode of Mapping Faultlines, NewsClick’s Prabir Purkayastha talks about the assassination attempt against Argentine Vice-President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and the elections in Brazil

Argentina’s Cristina Fernández de Kirchner survives an assassination attempt

The attack, which shook the country, was widely condemned by numerous political leaders and social activists from around the world

Argentine VP Kirchner condemns repression: “They were never democratic”

The Argentine Vice President highlights the uneven treatment of demonstrators by police and heavy state repression against her supporters

Sergio Maldonado reveals threats received from the Argentine state following the disappearance of his brother, celebrated activist

August 1 marked five years since the disappearance of Argentine activist Santiago Maldonado. His brother, Sergio, reaffirms the demand for justice.

Mapping the police: citizen control of the security forces in Buenos Aires

A new interactive platform allows residents of the city of Buenos Aires, Argentina, to track the record of police constabularies and officers so that if they are implicated in a case of police violence or a shooting, that information is easily accessible.

19 former Argentine military officers convicted for crimes during dictatorship

During over seven years of military dictatorship, Argentine security forces kidnapped, tortured and disappeared over 30,000 people suspected of being left-wing activists

Climbing inequality in Argentina as poverty and inflation soars

Vice-President Cristina Fernández pointed out the roots of an increasingly unequal country in her latest speech. This is where social organizations play a fundamental role.

Women in struggle sustain life in rural and urban areas

At he 3rd Continental Assembly of ALBA Movements, women from a cross-section of struggles talked about solidarity and their striving to build a better world

The results are in after four years of the IMF agreement in Argentina

The entire loan was used to finance the foreign exchange crisis and did not help to fight inflation, stabilize the dollar or overcome inflation.

Argentina remembers 46th anniversary of the US-backed civic-military coup

This March 24, on the Day of Remembrance for Truth and Justice, after a pause of two years due to the COVID-19 pandemic, hundreds of thousands of Argentines took to the streets across the country to pay homage to the victims of the last military dictatorship