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Stories for June 25th 2002

  • Tuesday, June 25th 2002 - 21:00 UTC

    Breaking News from Latinamerica

    Magallanes beef for Libya; Investors prefer China; Trade dispute with neighbors; Chilean astronaut

  • Tuesday, June 25th 2002 - 21:00 UTC

    Trade dispute with neighbors

    Chile formally requested last week the intervention of the World Trade Organization, WTO, regarding “discriminatory” taxing by Uruguay and Peru, against imported goods.

  • Tuesday, June 25th 2002 - 21:00 UTC

    Irizar sets sail on second Antarctic rescue mission

    Almost 100 years after a young Argentine Navy Lieutenant succeeded in rescuing a Swedish scientific expedition stranded on Antarctica the vessel named after him set sail from Buenos Aires this morning on a rescue operation to free a German transport vessel trapped in the ice on the edge of Antarctica.

  • Tuesday, June 25th 2002 - 21:00 UTC

    Grass root politics for Alfonsín

    Former Argentine president Raúl Alfonsín is expected to resign his Senate bench and commit himself fully to “grass root politics”, according to his closest aides.

  • Tuesday, June 25th 2002 - 21:00 UTC

    Menem leads among Peronists

    Former Argentine president Carlos Menem who ambitions a third mandate leads among Peronist hopefuls according to a poll published this week in the Buenos Aires press.

  • Tuesday, June 25th 2002 - 21:00 UTC

    King Juan Carlos invited to Antarctica

    Chile has extended an official invitation to Spain's King Juan Carlos to tour Chilean Antarctic stations and visit the different scientific research programs.