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07/08/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Politica Latinoamericana Manuel Rueda

Incoming Colombia president faces long list of challenges

The young protégé of a powerful former president is being sworn in as Colombia’s new leader Tuesday, tasked with guiding the implementation of a peace accord with leftist rebels that remains on shaky ground.
03/08/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Derechos Humanos LUIS ALONSO LUGO

OAS human rights body counts 317 dead in Nicaragua unrest

02/08/18 - 20:31 - The human rights arm of the Organization of American States said Thursday that 317 people have been killed during violence surrounding anti-government protests in Nicaragua that began in April.
02/08/2018
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política

Ex-Argentine president asked to testify in corruption case

A judge in Argentina on Wednesday asked former President Cristina Fernandez to testify in an investigation into alleged corruption involving public works contracts.
26/07/2018
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Derechos Humanos Debora Rey

‘Handmaid’s Tale’ march for Argentine abortion rights

Dozens of demonstrators wearing red cloaks and white bonnets like the characters from the novel-turned-TV series “The Handmaid’s Tale” demonstrated Wednesday in Argentina in favor of legalizing abortion.
24/07/2018
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Seguridad Debora Rey

Argentina leader announces controversial armed forces reform

In a radical reform of Argentina’s defense doctrine, President Mauricio Macri said Monday he is removing a ban on military involvement in fighting crime, terrorist threats and other internal security issues.
20/07/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Edith M. Lederer 

UN diplomats: Russia and China block US on North Korea oil

19/07/18 - 17:41 - Russia and China blocked the United States on Thursday from getting the United Nations to publicly accuse North Korea of smuggling in refined petroleum products beyond the annual quota of 500,000 barrels allowed under U.N. sanctions, diplomats said.
20/07/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Shane Harris

‘That’s going to be special’: Tensions rise as Trump invites Putin to Washington

19/07/18 - 21:15 - The White House announced Thursday that Vladimir Putin has been invited to Washington this fall, even as leaders in Washington tried to fully understand what happened when President Trump and the Russian leader met earlier this week in Helsinki.
18/07/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Económica Tony Romm

Europe hits Google with record $5 billion antitrust fine over bundling of its apps on Android smartphones, tablets

European regulators on Wednesday fined Google a record $5 billion and ordered the tech giant to cease pushing its own search and web-browsing tools on smartphones and tablets running its Android mobile operating system.
13/07/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional James Goldgeier

Trump and Putin one-on-one is not a good idea. Here’s why.

President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet one on one in Helsinki – apparently without aides or note-takers present at the start of the meeting. Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met that way in Singapore last month. It wasn’t a good idea then and it isn’t a good idea now.
12/07/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Organismos Internacionales

Trump says NATO nations make major new defense spending commitments after he upends summit

 President Trump reaffirmed U.S. support for NATO on Thursday, after he upended a summit here to admonish leaders and demand that they quickly increase their defense spending.
12/07/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Michael Birnbaum

At NATO, Trump lashes out at allies and then asks them to double their defense spending goals

11/07/18 - 13:30 - President Trump on Wednesday issued an ambitious call for vastly more defense spending at NATO, pushing for a doubling of their defense spending commitments hours after he delivered a blistering tirade against Germany and other allies.
10/07/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Maria Sacchetti

Trump administration seeks to extend deadline for reuniting some migrant families split at border

06/07/18 - 18:40 - The Trump administration will not fully meet a federal judge’s deadline to reunite all migrant families separated at the U.S.-Mexico border, and instead is seeking more time in instances where officials are struggling to match children to parents, lawyers for the government argued in court Friday.
06/07/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Steven Mufson

Trump is angry at OPEC over oil prices. Experts say Trump shares the blame.

President Trump has tweeted three times that he wants low oil prices, prodding the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries to simply open its spigots and ramp up exports.
05/07/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Rick Noack

The many problems with Trump’s reported idea of invading Venezuela

In August last year, President Trump raised fears of a nuclear war when he threatened North Korea with "fire and fury," at a time when the idea of him shaking hands with Kim Jong Un still sounded like a bad joke.
04/07/2018
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Mercosur Joshua Goodman

Trump Pressed Aides About Invading Venezuela

Bogota, Colombia (AP) -As a meeting last August in the Oval Office to discuss sanctions on Venezuela was concluding, President Donald Trump turned to his top aides and asked an unsettling question: With a fast unraveling Venezuela threatening regional security, why can't the U.S. just simply invade the troubled country?
03/07/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Politica Latinoamericana Katherine Corcoran

Fear AMLO’s complacency, not his revolutionary rhetoric

02/07/18 - 12:49 - Some Mexicans fear their new populist president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, will become the next Hugo Chávez and, like the former Venezuelan president, run his country off the rails. Some Americans fear trade at loggerheads and a Twitter war or worse between the new left-wing leader in Mexico and the right-wing one in the White House.
29/06/2018
Sociedad The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Lynh Bui

Five dead, gunman in custody after targeted shooting at Capital Gazette building in Annapolis, police say

28/06/18 - 21:09 - The shooting at the Capital Gazette newsroom was a targeted attack, police say.
21/06/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Refugiados Edith M. Lederer 

UN envoy: Palestinian refugees ‘weeks away’ from major cuts

19/06/18 - 15:45 - The U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees is “weeks away from painful cuts” to its emergency assistance for Gaza and refugees elsewhere because of an unprecedented gap in its budget of more than $250 million, the U.N. Mideast envoy said Tuesday.
18/06/2018
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía

Argentine government reassures investors amid peso fall

15/06/2018 15:06 - The Argentine government says the appointment of a new central bank chief is intended to generate confidence following a sharp depreciation of the peso.
18/06/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Derechos Humanos Jamey Keaten

When, not if: US poised to quit UN’s human rights council

15/06/2018 17:25 - The United States is about to quit the United Nation’s main human rights body, primarily over Washington’s claim that the Human Rights Council is biased against Israel, a Western and a U.S. diplomat say.
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