A Court of Cassations prosecutor today refused to take on the criminal complaint formulated by late AMIA special prosecutor Alberto Nisman, in which he accused President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner and other government officials of covering up the identities of those responsible for the deadly bombing at the Jewish community centre.
Aerolíneas Argentinas president and City mayor candidate Mariano Recalde has called on Victory Front supporters to vote for him in the upcoming PASO primary elections, affirming that he is the only runner who can overturn PRO dominance in the capital.
Presidential hopeful Ernesto Sanz today spoke out about the possibility of expanding to all the country the opposition front the UCR shares with the PRO and the Civic Coalition after the promising results obtained in the PASO primary elections held on Sunday in the key provinces of Santa Fe and Mendoza.
Final results of the Santa Fe primary election show a narrow victory by PRO party gubernatorial candidate Miguel Del Sel, who ended up receiving only 5,493 votes more than the combined sum of the contenders of the ruling Progressive, Civic and Social Front (FPCyS).
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Senator Gabriela Michetti, one of the PRO hopefuls seeking to replace Mauricio Macri at Buenos Aires City Hall, spoke to the Herald at the General San Martín Threatre located on Corrientes Avenue.
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Mauricio Macri’s Cabinet Chief Horacio Rodríguez Larreta, one of the PRO mayoral Buenos Aires City candidates, welcomed the Herald in the City government headquarters located in the neighbourhood of Barracas.
The European Union proposed doubling the size of its Mediterranean search and rescue operations yesterday, as the first bodies were brought ashore of as many as 900 people feared killed in the deadliest known shipwreck of migrants trying to reach Europe.
Colombia's FARC guerrillas have pledged to maintain their unilateral ceasefire despite a rebel attack last week that killed 11 government soldiers, saying peace talks with the government should not be broken.
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