MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The new US representative office for Venezuela in neighbouring Colombia is illegitimate, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Wednesday.
Former President of Argentina Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has come under fire from Argentina’s Jewish community after referring to fruit imports from Israel.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The US interference in Venezuela's internal affairs is confirmed by the fact that many ministers in a parallel government announced by Juan Guaido, the leader of the National Assembly, work for organisations funded by the US non-governmental organisations, Maria Zakharova, the spokeswoman for the Russian Foreign Ministry, said.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced large-scale military exercises on the country's western border with Colombia to take place from September 10-28, saying its neighbour presented a level orange security threat.
BUENOS AIRES (Sputnik) - Argentina's main stock index Merval fell on Tuesday over 14 percent amid a continuing economic crisis in the country.
Sometimes, even the most dangerous natural disasters can't stop people from doing what they love to do. In some cases, people's hobbies can be helpful during emergencies, and nature has to pull back!
Brazil’s tourism ambassador and former Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter, Renzo Gracie, has posted a video on Twitter threatening to “choke” Emmanuel Macron while also insulting his wife Brigitte in response to the French President’s criticism of Brazil’s handling of the Amazon fires.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Caracas intends to present to the United Nations evidence that Colombian President Ivan Duque provides shelter to terrorist groups trained in his country to attack the constitutional order of the Bolivarian republic, Venezuelan Vice President Delcy Rodriguez said on Saturday.
The ruthless Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin Guzman, 62, also known as El Chapo ('Shorty'), may soon stop suffering in his reported isolation in a US prison as another 'brutal' Spanish-speaking cellmate may be joining the bandit in the near future.
In March 2019, Venezuelan Communication Minister Jorge Rodriguez said that the country's opposition, headed by self-proclaimed President Juan Guaido, had recruited killers and paramilitaries and then sent them to Colombia for training.
BUENOS AIRES (Sputnik) – Venezuela is ready to support Colombia in establishing a dialogue between the government and members of the former rebel Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) group as the latter called for reviving their fighting against the authorities, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said.
Officials in the US state of New Mexico are in the process of canceling state land leases for the Zorro Ranch, owned by an convicted sex offender and pedophile Jeffrey Epstein, Fox News reported on Friday.
Swedish programmer Ola Bini was arrested in Ecuador's capital Quito in mid-April on the the same day as his friend and Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, and is suspected of having hacked government accounts.
A Colombia peace tribunal has ordered the arrest of four Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) rebel leaders who have pledged to rearm, AP reported Thursday.
RIO DE JANEIRO (Sputnik) - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has ordered to stop controlled burning of the Amazon rainforests for 60 days starting Thursday amid a global outcry.
The video featured Ivan Marquez, former commander of the group who was a key negotiator of the landmark peace accord between the rebels and the authorities in 2016. The announcement comes amid deep polarisation in Colombian society prompted by the murder of former rebels and human rights activists.
A row simmering between French President Emmanuel Macron and his Brazilian counterpart Jair Bolsonaro may backfire affecting Brazil's economic and environmental situations, says Brazilian professor Ariane Roder, citing the G7-proposed financial aid to tackle fires in the Amazon and the long-anticipated EU-Mercosur deal.
BUENOS AIRES (Sputnik) – Argentina will engage in talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on reconsidering the period of repaying its debt to the organization amid economic instability facing Buenos Aires, the country’s Treasury minister, Jorge Roberto Hernan Lacunza, said.
Brazilian Foreign Minister Ernesto Araujo claimed that his government can simultaneously protect the environment and create sustainable agriculture, Reuters reported Wednesday.
Intense fires tearing through the Amazon rainforest have sparked a series of heated clashes between the Brazilian president and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron. The Latin American powerhouse even vowed to reject an offer of at least $22 million in aid from the G7 nations unless the French head of state withdraws his "insults."