Former Chilean President Sebastian Pinera and senator Alejandro Guillier to face off in the second round of the presidential election in Chile.
Iridium Communications satellite operator said Monday that it had detected no calls from missing Argentinian submarine San Juan since Wednesday, but pointed out that there could be another company's equipment aboard.
The Argentinian Navy have received seven satellite calls from the missing San Juan submarine, but have not been able to establish connection, the country's Defense Ministry said.
Spanish Attorney General Jose Manuel Maza Martin died on Saturday in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
The ARA San Juan submarine with 44 crew members has been missing for several days.
Chilean, UK and US authorities have offered Argentina their assistance in the search for a missing submarine that went off the radar three days ago, the Argentinian Foreign Ministry has said.
There are 44 crew members on board of the San Juan submarine.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said Thursday he planned to tell the opposition to throw its weight behind his bid to repeal US sanctions against Caracas.
The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA), a trade organization, declared Petroleos de Venezuela, S.A (PDVSA) on Thursday in default of its debts.
Russia and Venezuela have signed an agreement to restructure the US$3 billion debt owed by the Caracas government. Sputnik spoke to an expert on Venezuela's debt who said the real problem would come from the institutional investors who could force a default, as they did with Argentina in 2014.
Moscow and Caracas may sign an agreement to restructure Venezuela's $3 billion debt for 10 years on November 15, a source close to Venezuela's embassy in Russia told Sputnik.
The negotiations between the Venezuelan government and the opposition, slated for November 15 in the Dominican Republic, will not take place since the government has not approved the presence of the ministers of foreign affairs of the Latin American countries, opposition lawmaker Luis Florido said Tuesday.
The Venezuelan government has reportedly begun the process of refinancing its foreign debt, with investors still confused over how the country plans to avoid a default.
Three former South American football officials have gone on trial in the United States accused of corruption.
A number of UN Security Council members, including Russia and China, refused to be part of discussions on Venezuela as being among threats to international peace and security because the country does not represent a threat, Venezuelan Ambassador to the United Nations Rafael Dario Ramirez Carreno told reporters on Monday.
The US Geological Survey (USGS) said that a magnitude 6.8 quake occurred on Sunday night off the coastal area of Costa Rica's Parrita canton.
The support of EU countries for the UN General Assembly resolution condemning the US embargo against Cuba, as well as the EU-Cuba Political Dialogue and Cooperation Agreement, are signs that the EU and Cuba are fostering a closer relationship in spite of the US, political editor of the Prensa Latina news agency Nestor Marin told Sputnik.
Mexico's Pemex Company reported that the new oil field is of great economic importance due to its location next to the existing oil production infrastructure. Mexico's President said that that oil will be produced at a low cost because of the convenient location of the oil field.
Fitch Ratings has downgraded Venezuela's long-term issuer default rating to non-investment grade C.
The president of the “worst football team in history” revealed that the real problems his club are facing have little to do with the skill of its players.
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