South America

Sun, 22 May 2022 05:25:00 GMT
President of Uruguay left for the UK on his first visit to Europe: will meet with Prince Charles, Boris Johnson
The President of Uruguay, Luis Lacalle Pou, traveled this Saturday to London for an official visit to the country, which will last until May 24. Lacalle Pou will be received by Prince Charles and United Kingdom’s Prime Minist...

Sat, 21 May 2022 23:03:00 GMT
US refineries purchasing more oil and fuel from Mexico, Colombia and Argentina
Complying with President Jose Biden's administration sanctions on Russia, United States refiners imported some 1.3 million barrels per day (bpd) of Latin American crude and fuel oil, the highest level in seven months, according...

Sat, 21 May 2022 09:55:00 GMT
Chile's armed forces will respond if they have to, minister says
Chile's Interior Minister Izkia Siches has warned the armed forces would “respond” in case of an attack by radical Mapuche groups after the state of emergency has been reimposed in La Araucanía due to increasing violence.

Sat, 21 May 2022 09:50:00 GMT
Endurance Conquered: A conversation with Mensun Bound, Director of Exploration of the Endurance22 project
By Sean Kingsley for Wreckwatch magazine* – Mensun Bound is a fifth-generation Falkland Islander, born to the sea and its mysteries. By fusing academia with firing the public imagination, he creates buzz after buzz around und...

Sat, 21 May 2022 09:10:00 GMT
Falklands War, May 21: UK begins landing troops in San Carlos for the definitive recapture of the Islands
On 21 May 1982, following the invasion of the Falkland Islands by Argentina, the UK began landing troops in East Falkland, the first stage in Operation Sutton to recapture the British Overseas Territory.

Sat, 21 May 2022 08:55:00 GMT
BAS contributing to Antarctica's dynamic mapping and geographic information
The latest British Antarctic Survey (BAS) Antarctic Digital Database (ADD) data will be included in a world leading collection of geographic information. ADD is a compilation of the best available topographic data for Antarctic...

Sat, 21 May 2022 08:39:00 GMT
Argentina extends Paraná river water emergency
The Argentine government of President Alberto Fernández Friday announced it was extending the declaration of emergency for another 180 days in the Paraná River area as water levels remained at historically low levels.

Sat, 21 May 2022 08:38:00 GMT
Bolsonaro, Musk make joint announcement in Sao Paulo
Billionaire Elon Musk and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro have agreed to start a strategic partnership ahead of this year's Oct. 2 elections, it was reported.

Sat, 21 May 2022 08:07:00 GMT
MoD offers free flights to Veterans wishing to travel to the Falklands after RAF concessionary fare increased six fold
British Defense Secretary Ben Wallace has offered Veterans free flights to the Falklands after the Standard reported a massive hike in fares to the Islands on the 40th anniversary of the war.

Sat, 21 May 2022 07:49:00 GMT
WHO working closely with (ten) countries responding to monkey-pox
WHO and partners are working to better understand the extent and cause of an outbreak of monkeypox. The virus is endemic in some animal populations in a number of countries, leading to occasional outbreaks among local people an...