Cristina Kirchner http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/21581/all en Argentina and Britain: heading for the UN? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/europe/argentina-and-britain-heading-the-un <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Argentine President Kirchner ramps up Falkland anniversary war of words. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Michael Goldfarb </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Argentina&#39;s President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner told a group of parliamentarians and Falkland war veterans that Britain was &quot;militarizing the South Atlantic one more time.&quot;</p> <p> She told the veterans, &quot;We will present a complaint to the UN Security Council and the UN General Assembly, as this militarizing poses a grave danger to international security.&quot;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/europe/argentina-and-britain-heading-the-un" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Argentina Cristina Kirchner Falkland Islands Falkland's War Home Regions UN Americas Europe United Kingdom On Europe Europa GlobalPost Blogs Wed, 08 Feb 2012 10:06:30 +0000 Michael Goldfarb 5690860 at http://www.globalpost.com Falklands referendum: Islanders to vote on sovereignty http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/120612/falkland-islands-referendum-sovereignty-uk-argentina "We are holding this referendum not because we have any doubts about who we are and what future we want," Falklands politician Gavin Short said, "but to show the world just how very certain we are about that."<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/120612/falkland-islands-referendum-sovereignty-uk-argentina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Argentina Cristina Kirchner David Cameron Falkland Islands Las Malvinas Americas Politics United Kingdom Tue, 12 Jun 2012 14:35:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5707626 at http://www.globalpost.com Argentina: Remembering Evita (PHOTOS) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/argentina/120726/argentina-anniversary-eva-evita-peron-cristina-kirchner <p>Sixty years ago today, Argentina fell into mourning. The country&rsquo;s adored and charismatic first lady, Eva Peron, died at just 33, following a battle with cancer.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/argentina/120726/argentina-anniversary-eva-evita-peron-cristina-kirchner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Argentina Argentina Cristina Kirchner World Leaders Thu, 26 Jul 2012 16:27:00 +0000 Jonathan Gilbert 5713534 at http://www.globalpost.com Argentina’s bedeviled pact with Iran http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/argentina/130228/argentina-iran-jewish-center-bombing-agreement-kirchner <p>Nearly two decades after the bombing of a Jewish community center in Buenos Aires, Latin America&rsquo;s deadliest terrorist atrocity is roiling Argentina once again. Prosecutors long ago blamed Iran, but Tehran denies any involvement. Now, a new effort by Argentina President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner to get to the bottom of the mass murder mystery has triggered widespread outrage.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/argentina/130228/argentina-iran-jewish-center-bombing-agreement-kirchner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Argentina Cristina Kirchner Americas Want to Know Diplomacy Iran Politics Middle East Fri, 01 Mar 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Simeon Tegel 5770089 at http://www.globalpost.com