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Argentina's Centre-Left Peronists celebrate return to power as Alberto Fernández wins presidential elections
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Argentina's Centre-Left Peronists celebrate return to power as Alberto Fernández wins presidential elections

Argentina's Peronists celebrated their return to power after incumbent President Mauricio Macri conceded defeat in a dramatic election that likely swung the country back to the Centre-Left.

Protesters in Buenos Aires clash with police amid demands to declare a food emergency in Argentina
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Protesters in Buenos Aires clash with police amid demands to declare a food emergency in Argentina

Several thousand protesters camped Wednesday in downtown Buenos Aires to demand Argentina declare a food emergency as the economic crisis deepened just weeks ahead of the presidential election

Argentina markets, currency plunge as President Mauricio Macri's re-election chances dip
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Argentina markets, currency plunge as President Mauricio Macri's re-election chances dip

Stumping expectations, Opposition candidate Alberto Fernandez dominated the primary on Sunday, significantly lessening Macri's chances of being re-elected in October.

Bolivia's football-mad President Evo Morales offers to join Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay in 2030 FIFA World Cup bid
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Bolivia's football-mad President Evo Morales offers to join Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay in 2030 FIFA World Cup bid

Evo Morales's love of football is well documented as he signed a professional contract at the age of 54 with a local club, although the president of Sport Boys Warnes did admit the move was a publicity stunt.

Donald Trump walks off stage leaving Argentinean president Mauricio Macri alone before G20 final 'family photograph'
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Donald Trump walks off stage leaving Argentinean president Mauricio Macri alone before G20 final 'family photograph'

Donald Trump, along with other world leaders was scheduled to pose for the final 'family photograph', as the meeting in Buenos Aires came to an end.

G20 Summit: US-China dispute, Russia-Ukraine crisis, Jamal Khashoggi killing take precedence; Trump blocks progress on climate change
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G20 Summit: US-China dispute, Russia-Ukraine crisis, Jamal Khashoggi killing take precedence; Trump blocks progress on climate change

The whole point of the G20 — formed in the wake of the global financial crisis a decade ago — is finding ways to solve global problems together, but diplomats in Buenos Aires struggled to find enough things all the leaders agree on.

Argentine Senate approves search of former president Cristina Kirchner's properties as part of investigation into corruption
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Argentine Senate approves search of former president Cristina Kirchner's properties as part of investigation into corruption

After approving to partially lift congressional immunity, the Argentine senate authorised the search of former president Cristina Kirchner's homes as part of the investigation of corruption case involving public works.

BRICS Summit 2018: Narendra Modi discusses ways of strengthening diplomatic ties with leaders of Angola, Argentina
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BRICS Summit 2018: Narendra Modi discusses ways of strengthening diplomatic ties with leaders of Angola, Argentina

Along the sidelines of BRICS Summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met leaders from Angola and Argentina to discuss ways to strengthen diplomatic ties

Argentina government’s latest deal with International Monetary Fund stirs nationwide strike from public service unions
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Argentina government’s latest deal with International Monetary Fund stirs nationwide strike from public service unions

Argentina ground to a halt on Monday as public service unions blocked road, rail, and air transport with a nationwide 24-hour strike in protest at the government's latest deal with the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Argentina faces historic vote on decriminalising abortion, rival groups call for demonstrations outside Congress
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Argentina faces historic vote on decriminalising abortion, rival groups call for demonstrations outside Congress

Lawmakers Argentina vote on Wednesday on legalising abortion, which could make it the most populous country in South America to allow women to terminate pregnancies.

Barcelona's Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez to support 2030 joint South American World Cup host bid
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Barcelona's Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez to support 2030 joint South American World Cup host bid

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez are set to offer their backing to a joint bid from Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay to host the 2030 centenary World Cup

Emmanuel Macron calls for tougher sanctions against Venezuela, urges South American nation's partners to follow suit
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Emmanuel Macron calls for tougher sanctions against Venezuela, urges South American nation's partners to follow suit

Emmanuel Macron on Friday called for harsher European sanctions against Venezuela and urged the South American country's trading partners to follow suit

WEF 2018 at Davos Day 3: Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai and British PM Theresa May among speakers
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WEF 2018 at Davos Day 3: Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai and British PM Theresa May among speakers

Day three of the World Economic Forum in Davos will see another European head of state take centre stage as British PM Theresa May will give a special address.

Vladimir Putin offers Argentina help with search operations for missing military submarine ARA San Juan
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Vladimir Putin offers Argentina help with search operations for missing military submarine ARA San Juan

Russia has joined in the search for an Argentina military submarine that went missing with 44 crew members in the southern Atlantic a week ago

Mauricio Macri set for big gains in Argentine congressional elections; former president Cristina Fernandez wins Senate seat
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Mauricio Macri set for big gains in Argentine congressional elections; former president Cristina Fernandez wins Senate seat

President Mauricio Macri's governing coalition won strong support in early results from congressional elections and appeared headed to its first legislative majority since he took office in 2015

Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay set to prepare combined bid to host World Cup 2030
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Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay set to prepare combined bid to host World Cup 2030

The bidding process is not due to open for several years yet, but any bid for World Cup 2030 is likely to face stiff competition from the Asia region, where China is expected to be the front-runner to stage the finals.

Paraguay, Uruguay and Argentina to jointly bid for hosting 2030 FIFA World Cup, says CONMEBOL president
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Paraguay, Uruguay and Argentina to jointly bid for hosting 2030 FIFA World Cup, says CONMEBOL president

The first World Cup was held in Uruguay in 1930, a tournament in which the hosts defeated Argentina 4-2 in the final at Estadio Centenario in Montevideo.

Lionel Messi's statue unveiled in Argentina as fans urge him to reconsider retirement
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Lionel Messi's statue unveiled in Argentina as fans urge him to reconsider retirement

Two days after Lionel Messi said he would never play for Argentina again, a statue of him was unveiled at Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Lionel Messi is a gift from God, and we must take care of him: Argentina President
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Lionel Messi is a gift from God, and we must take care of him: Argentina President

Argentina's President Mauricio Macri said Lionel Messi was "God's gift" and they should take better care of him after he vowed to quit the national team.

Diego Maradona's U-turn: Argentine legend now wants 'champion' Lionel Messi to stay
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Diego Maradona's U-turn: Argentine legend now wants 'champion' Lionel Messi to stay

Argentine football legend Diego Maradona and the country's President Mauricio Macri urged Lionel Messi not to leave the national team despite his vow to quit after a humiliating defeat.