Cristina Fernández de Kirchner
One week before the elections in Argentina, Sergio Massa and far-right Javier Milei are neck and neck

In the final presidential debate before the vote, Massa manages to expose Milei’s most controversial ideas

Argentina’s presidential frontrunner Milei denies number of disappeared from dictatorship

Human rights organizations in the country unanimously estimate the number of disappeared at 30,000, which Milei classified as “a twisted view of history”

Far-right libertarian Javier Milei receives largest vote share in Argentina’s primaries

Milei’s performance came as a surprise to many who had underestimated the chances of the candidate who proposes the dollarization of Argentina

Can a movement leader solve Argentina’s problems?

Social leader Juan Grabois is contesting the candidacy for the center-left Union for the Homeland coalition in the upcoming primaries in Argentina

Argentina elections Who are the candidates in Argentina’s primary elections?

On August 13, Argentines will select the candidates who will stand in the October presidential elections

Peronist primaries: Massa’s challenge and candidate Grabois’ goal

An objective of Sergio Massa’s campaign is to appear as “Kirchnerist” as possible in order to attract Kirchner’s supporters. Will Grabois’s nomination weaken or help him?

Cristina Fernández de Kirchner calls for renegotiation of the IMF debt and judicial reform in Argentina

The Argentine vice president also called for coordination between public and private sectors to regulate strategic natural resources, and renewal of the democratic pact established after the last civil-military dictatorship

Argentina commemorates victims of military dictatorship on the 47th anniversary of US-backed coup

Hundreds of thousands of Argentines marched to remember the 30,000 victims of the country’s last and bloodiest dictatorship

Argentina Cristina Fernández de Kirchner Cristina Fernández de Kirchner condemns lawfare against progressive leaders in Argentina

Argentine Vice-President Cristina Fernández de Kircher said that her mission is to rebuild a democratic state in Argentina, in which the guarantees established in the Constitution are respected

Argentine Vice-President Cristina Kirchner hits out against judicial “parallel state”

Lawfare and the upcoming elections were the central themes of the Vice-President’s speech in her first public appearance since she was sentenced in the Causa Vialidad case earlier this month

Daily Round-up | Al Jazeera takes Shireen Abu Akleh murder to ICC & other stories

In today’s episode, we bring you stories of Al Jazeera taking the murder of the Shireen Abu Akleh to the International Criminal Court, the release of Sri Lankan youth activists, the latest SIPRI report, and the sentencing of Argentina’s Vice-President

Lawfare in Argentina: VP Cristina Fernández de Kirchner sentenced to six years in prison

The lawfare against Argentina’s most prominent and loved Peronist leader and one of the towering figures of Latin America’s political left has evoked widespread condemnation in the country as well as across the region