"Trump is seriously dangerous; I hope 2016 taught people a lesson"

"Trump is seriously dangerous; I hope 2016 taught people a lesson"

14/02/2020Por Hernán Sarquis (Enviado especial Iowa)
The Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate spoke with LPO about her campaign, and how to prevent division among Democrats.
 Argentina's Minister of Finance blamed bondholders and the IMF for the crisis and said it was not "realistic" to lower the deficit this year

Argentina's Minister of Finance blamed bondholders and the IMF for the crisis and said it was not "realistic" to lower the deficit this year

13/02/2020Por Mauricio Cantando
Martin Guzmán spoke before Congress, promising not to be intimidated by the investment funds and accepted that the bondholders "will be frustrated" by his offer. Cambiemos called for a broader economic plan.
López Obrador "passes the hat" among Mexican moguls to pay for his predecessor's luxurious aircraft

López Obrador "passes the hat" among Mexican moguls to pay for his predecessor's luxurious aircraft

13/02/2020LPO (Mexico City)
Lopez Obrador offered a dinner to Mexican billionaires to sell 3 million tickets of a special lottery. The president said there were no slights at the event at the National Palace.

Exclusive: Former Pemex CEO apprehended in Spain tried to negotiate with the AMLO administration

Exclusive: Former Pemex CEO apprehended in Spain tried to negotiate with the AMLO administration

13/02/2020LPO (Mexico City)
The arrest of Emilio Lozoya could trigger a political earthquake in Mexico for members of former President Enrique Peña Nieto's administration. The former official allegedly wanted to negotiate with the new government.
Mexican mogul David Martínez goes after investment fund tied to Mauricio Macri

Mexican mogul David Martínez goes after investment fund tied to Mauricio Macri

13/01/2020LPO (Buenos Aires)
With Cristina Kirchner's return to power in Argentina, the Mexican mogul seeks to take over PointState investment fund's business. The firm is on the brink of defaulting on investors.
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 King of Spain Calls for "Respect for the Constitution" as President Sánchez Negotiates with Independence Supporters

King of Spain Calls for "Respect for the Constitution" as President Sánchez Negotiates with Independence Supporters

26/12/2019LPO (Madrid)
Felipe VI cited the crisis in Catalonia as one of the greatest "concerns" for the country and recalled that the Magna Carta " recognizes the territorial diversity that defines us".
 Mexican Secretary of Security: "Mexico must seal the cracks where weapons from the U.S. enter the country"

Mexican Secretary of Security: "Mexico must seal the cracks where weapons from the U.S. enter the country"

26/12/2019LPO (Mexico City)
Secretary Alfonso Durazo demanded that Washington join efforts to stop gun trafficking "without bargaining".

"It's a clandestine proposal": President López Obrador Denies the Inclusion of Labor Attaches in the USMCA

"It's a clandestine proposal": President López Obrador Denies the Inclusion of Labor Attaches in the USMCA

16/12/2019LPO (Mexico City)
After it came to light that the U.S. wants the inclusion of labor attaches in Mexico, Foreign Secretary Ebrard assured that the measure would first have to be accepted by Mexico and that the treaty is intact.

Trump's Impeachment Might Have Prompted the Arrest of Mexico's Former Security Secretary, Under Investigation Since 2001

Trump's Impeachment Might Have Prompted the Arrest of Mexico's Former Security Secretary, Under Investigation Since 2001

15/12/2019LPO (Mexico City)
The detention had profound political effects in Mexico, calling into question the credibility of former President Felipe Calderón. The Mexican government was not aware of the detention beforehand.

 Peronism is Back at the Casa Rosada: Alberto Fernández and Cristina Kirchner Are Sworn In

Peronism is Back at the Casa Rosada: Alberto Fernández and Cristina Kirchner Are Sworn In

15/12/2019LPO (Buenos Aires)
The new president and vice president of Argentina said they will prioritize justice reform and cleaning up the intelligence services: "Never again to a Justice contaminated by intelligence services, judicial operators, obscure procedures and media lynchings".