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Miguel Lobianco

Evo Morales re-enters Bolivia after a year in exile

10 Nov 2020

VILLAZON, Bolivia Bolivia's former leader Evo Morales made a dramatic homecoming on Monday, greeted by crowds of cheering supporters as he crossed the border from Argentina where he had been living in exile since late last year.

'No isolation, few tests': Argentina has world's highest COVID-19 positive rate

06 Oct 2020

BUENOS AIRES Argentina has the world's highest rate of positive COVID-19 tests, according to Oxford-linked tracker Our World In Data, with nearly six out of 10 yielding an infection, a reflection of low testing levels and loose enforcement of lockdown rules.

'No isolation, few tests': Argentina has world's highest COVID-19 positive rate

06 Oct 2020

BUENOS AIRES, Oct 5 Argentina has the world's highest rate of positive COVID-19 tests, according to Oxford-linked tracker Our World In Data, with nearly six out of 10 yielding an infection, a reflection of low testing levels and loose enforcement of lockdown rules.

Argentina hits 10,000 coronavirus cases, outpaced by LatAm neighbors

23 May 2020

BUENOS AIRES Argentina surpassed 10,000 confirmed cases of the coronavirus on Friday, after recording the highest single-day increase since the start of the pandemic.

'Ridiculous' block-long lines at banks greet Argentine pensioners, at high risk for coronavirus

04 Apr 2020

BUENOS AIRES Argentina's elderly, the highest-risk group for coronavirus complications, crowded in long lines on Friday to withdraw pensions as banks scrambled to keep up with demand and extended their hours through the weekend amid a national quarantine.

'Ridiculous' block-long lines at banks greet Argentine pensioners, at high risk for coronavirus

04 Apr 2020

BUENOS AIRES, April 3 Argentina's elderly, the highest-risk group for coronavirus complications, crowded in long lines on Friday to withdraw pensions as banks scrambled to keep up with demand and extended their hours through the weekend amid a national quarantine.

Unable to work, Argentines at the fringes turn to army for food

27 Mar 2020

QUILMES, Argentina In a suburb of Quilmes, south of Buenos Aires, dozens wait in line at an army field kitchen to get rations of food, their pockets emptier than normal due to a nationwide shutdown aimed at stemming the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

Unable to work, Argentines at the fringes turn to army for food

27 Mar 2020

QUILMES, Argentina In a suburb of Quilmes, south of Buenos Aires, dozens wait in line at an army field kitchen to get rations of food, their pockets emptier than normal due to a nationwide shutdown aimed at stemming the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

Unable to work, Argentines at the fringes turn to army for food

27 Mar 2020

QUILMES, Argentina, March 26 In a suburb of Quilmes, south of Buenos Aires, dozens wait in line at an army field kitchen to get rations of food, their pockets emptier than normal due to a nationwide shutdown aimed at stemming the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

Asian elephant in Argentina packs trunk for long trip to Brazil

20 Feb 2020

BUENOS AIRES Mara the elephant is packing for what may be the final trip of her 54-year life spent globe-trotting from India to Germany before joining circuses in Montevideo and Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she has been for the last 25 years.

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