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17/04/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Emily Rauhala

In new sign of trade battle, China slaps U.S. sorghum producers with 179 percent deposit

China announced Tuesday temporary anti-dumping measures on U.S. sorghum, potentially hitting U.S. growers and exacerbating the brewing trade war between Beijing and Washington. 
06/04/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Politica Latinoamericana Marina Lopes

Lula ordered to jail, plunging Brazil into political chaos ahead of presidential election

05/04/18 - 18:55 - Brazil’s Supreme Court ruled April 5 that former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva must go to jail before he can appeal a corruption conviction.
06/04/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Regional Caitlin Dewey

They voted for Donald Trump. Now soybean farmers could get slammed by the trade war he started.

Bret Davis voted for Donald Trump in 2016, as did many of his fellow farmers in central Ohio. But as a brewing Chinese trade war begins to threaten U.S. exports, Davis fears his fifth-generation farm will suffer.
05/04/2018
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Almudena Calatrava

Russia ends search of missing Argentina submarine

04/04/18 - 16:14 - Argentina’s navy says Russia has ended its help in the search for an Argentine submarine that disappeared in the South Atlantic with 44 crew members aboard.
05/04/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional David J. Lynch

Trump pushes back on fears of a trade war with China

President Trump showed no sign Wednesday of backing down from an escalating trade confrontation with China, even as financial markets wobbled and American farmers and manufacturers warned that he was inviting a damaging commercial clash.
04/04/2018
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Vanessa Gera

Far-right, even racist views go mainstream in Central Europe

03/04/18 - 16:09 - The Croatian president thanks Argentina for taking in notorious pro-Nazi war criminals after World War II. In Bulgaria, a top politician calls the country’s Roma minority “ferocious humanoids.” And Hungary’s prime minister declares the “color” of Europeans should not mix with that of Africans or Arabs.
27/03/2018
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Malvinas Thomas Stockting

Argentines visit fallen soldiers’ graves in Falkland Islands

26/03/018 - 17:01 - The families of 90 Argentine soldiers killed during the 1982 war with Britain traveled Monday to the Falkland Islands to visit the graves of loved ones who were recently identified under an agreement between both countries.
26/03/2018
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Malvinas

Argentina pays homage to Brit who recovered Falklands dead

23/03/18 - 21:08 - Cardozo, a young British Army captain during the 1982 Falkland’s war who recovered and reburied the fallen Argentine soldiers on the islands, was honored by the Argentine government and relatives of some of the fallen soldiers.
23/03/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional

E.U., Brazil, South Korea and others get temporary exemptions from Trump's steel tariffs

22/03/18 - 16:18 - U.S. allies expressed cautious relief Thursday after the Trump administration issued a temporary reprieve on tariffs on steel and aluminum, hours before they were set to begin.
22/03/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Regional

With just two days to go, countries have no clue whether they’ll be affected by Trump’s tariffs

Just two days before tariffs on foreign-made steel and aluminum are scheduled to take effect, the Trump administration has yet to make public its plans for how the import levies will work in practice — creating confusion for its closest allies.
22/03/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Heather Long

Federal Reserve hikes interest rate to highest level in a decade amid stronger economy

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday lifted its key interest rate from 1.5 percent to 1.75 percent, the highest level since 2008.
21/03/2018
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Organismos Internacionales Damian Paletta

At G-20, Trump team shows no sign of backing off ‘America First’

The U.S. treasury secretary told global finance ministers Tuesday that the Trump administration would press ahead with a range of trade restrictions on numerous U.S. allies, rebuffing calls to scale back the White House’s protectionist agenda despite intensifying resistance and threats of retaliation.
21/03/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Jonathan Tirone

Understanding Iran Nuclear Deal Trump Loves to Hate: QuickTake

Iran’s nuclear capabilities have been the subject of global hand-wringing for more than two decades. While Iran’s leaders long insisted the country was not building nuclear weapons, its enrichment of uranium and history of deception created deep mistrust. After more than two years of negotiations and threats to bomb the country’s facilities, Iran and world powers agreed in 2015 to settle the dispute.
20/03/2018
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Luis Andres Henao

G-20 meeting in Argentina eclipsed by potential trade war

19/03/18 - 18:22 - Finance ministers and central bankers from the 20 leading industrial and developing countries are meeting in Argentina at a summit that has been eclipsed by growing concerns over the potential of a global trade war following U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to slap import tariffs on steel and aluminum.
19/03/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Philip Issa

In Syria, at least 100 killed in attacks as more people flee

16/03/2018 18:10 - Airstrikes in Syria killed more than 100 people on Friday as civilians, weary and many wounded, fled besieged areas for the second straight day.
13/03/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional William Booth

Theresa May: ‘Highly likely’ Russia responsible for spy’s poisoning by nerve agent

12/03/2018 18:13 - Prime Minister Theresa May said Monday that British investigators have concluded it was “highly likely” that Russia was responsible for the poison attack that left a former Russian double agent and his daughter comatose on a park bench last week.
12/03/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Politica Latinoamericana Franklin Briceno

Trump to attend Summit of the Americas meeting in Peru

09/03/2018 20:29 - U.S. President Donald Trump will attend the upcoming Summit of the Americas, putting him face-to-face with Western Hemisphere leaders, many of whom are upset by his policies toward the region, a high-ranking Peruvian government official said Friday.
12/03/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Jordan Kyle

Why it’s so difficult to kill a populist movement

09/03/2018 16:29 - Even when Berlusconi and others lose power, they often find a way back. Trump’s opponents should pay attention.
09/03/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Michael Birnbaum

Trump’s steel and aluminum tariffs could weaken U.S. influence, says French foreign minister

08/03/18 - :19 - French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Thursday that President Trump’s plan to slap tariffs on U.S. imports of steel and aluminum would weaken American influence in the world if implemented, amid ongoing European concern that the White House could spark a trade war.
08/03/2018
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Adam Bernstein

Reynaldo Bignone, last leader of Argentina’s murderous junta, dies at 90

Reynaldo Bignone, a former Argentine general who was the last leader of his country’s 1976-83 dictatorship, and who was convicted of crimes against humanity — including the abduction of babies from alleged dissidents and the murder of dozens of purported subversives — died March 7 at a military hospital in Buenos Aires. He was 90.
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