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Argentina's navy chief sacked over submarine tragedy

Argentina dismissed its naval chief on Saturday, the most high-profile officer to be fired a month after a submarine went missing with 44 crew …

Mar del Plata

Argentina fires head of navy after submarine tragedy

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina fired the head of its navy a month after a submarine disappeared in the South Atlantic with 44 crew members onboard, a government spokesman said on Saturday.<p>Local paper La Nacion had reported earlier, citing anonymous sources, that Navy Admiral Marcelo Eduardo …

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ARA San Juan: Argentina navy chief sacked after loss of submarine

<b>The head of the Argentine navy has been sacked following the loss of a submarine and its crew in the South Atlantic last month.</b><p>The defence minister placed Adm Marcelo Srur in retirement on Friday night, it has emerged.<p>The ARA San Juan disappeared with 44 crew on board after reporting an electrical …

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Argentina fires head of navy a month after submarine vanished

Argentina has fired the head of its navy a month after one of its submarines vanished with 44 crew members on board.<p><b>More follows...</b><p>Top …

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ARA San Juan: Argentina fires head of navy over submarine tragedy

Argentina has fired the head of its navy a month after a submarine disappeared in the South Atlantic with 44 crew members onboard, a government …

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Thyssenkrupp has offered help to Argentina over disappeared submarine

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany's Thyssenkrupp, has offered assistance to Argentinian authorities in an investigation into the disappearance of a submarine last month, a spokesman said on Friday.<p>The ARA San Juan was delivered in 1985 and built by a unit of Thyssen AG, which merged with Krupp to form …

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Was Argentine submarine that disappeared with 44 crew members being 'chased by British helicopter' before it vanished?

The Argentine submarine that disappeared with 44 crew members on board was being "chased by a British helicopter" before it vanished, it was …

Mar del Plata

Missing Argentine Submarine Latest: ‘New Objects’ Found During Search For ARA San Juan

The search for Argentina’s missing military submarine continued on this week almost a month after the vessel went missing. Authorities said a “new …

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German firms investigated over faulty batteries link to missing Argentine submarine

Argentine parliamentarians are reportedly investigating two German firms over the replacement of batteries on the missing submarine ARA San Juan, alleging bribes were paid to secure contracts and inferior products used.<p>The German Interior Ministry has received a request for information from the …

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The Gap Between The Army And Society In Argentina – Analysis

By<p>By Eugenia Rosales Matienzo*<p>Two full days had passed after the disappearance of the submarine ARA San Juan before Argentine naval spokesman Enrique …

Latin America

Last Known Photo Of Missing Argentine Submarine ARA San Juan Released

What appeared to be the last known photograph of a missing Argentine submarine was released online this week. The photo, which was tweeted by the …

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Explosion Likely Killed Crew of Argentine Submarine, Defense Minister Says

The Argentine military believes an explosion caused the disappearance of a naval submarine in November and that its 44 crew members perished in the …

Mar del Plata

Russia's remote-controlled submersible Pantera Plus to search for missing Argentine submarine

<b>Buenos Aires:</b> The search for the ARA San Juan, the Argentine navy submarine that disappeared 18 days ago, was now focusing on an area where the ocean …

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More US, Russia ships join search for missing Argentine sub

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – Argentina's navy says that U.S and Russian ships carrying remotely operated vehicles capable of deep seafloor searches are joining other vessels hunting for an Argentine submarine that went missing in the South Atlantic 19 days ago.<p>Navy spokesman Enrique Balbi said Monday …

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The San Juan's Final Hours: The Loss of an Argentine Submarine

MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina—Susana Miguens last spoke with her son in early November, when he called from the world’s southernmost city, Ushuaia, to say the submarine he served on would soon set out to chase down illegal fishing vessels in the frigid waters off southern Argentina.<p>Argentine Navy Seaman …

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Families of missing submarine crew livid with Argentine government, president

BUENOS AIRES, Dec 3 (Reuters) – Dozens of relatives of the 44 crew members of an Argentine submarine that went missing on November 15 marched from a …

Mar del Plata

Argentina checking another deep-water object in sub search

Argentina's navy says it's trying to make a visual inspection of another object that registered on a sonar search for remains of a submarine that …

Mar del Plata

Argentina's navy gives up hope of finding missing sub crew alive

Argentina's Navy has officially abandoned hope of finding the ARA San Juan intact and its 44 crew members alive, the Wall Street Journal reports. The …

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Families of lost Argentine submarine urge navy not to give up

Relatives of the crew aboard a missing Argentine submarine have held a protest match demanding that the navy reverses its decision to stop looking for survivors.<p>Shouting "Search and Rescue" they called for the navy not to give up. Officials have admitted they are still unable to confirm the fate of …

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World<p>Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky were honored as USA Swimming's top male and female athletes of 2017 at the Golden Goggles awards on …

Mar del Plata

ARA San Juan: what happened to missing Argentine submarine?

News emerged today that the Argentine navy has called off its attempts to rescue 44 crew members on board a submarine that went missing two weeks ago.<p>…

Argentina Abandons Rescue Mission for Missing Sub

The Argentine navy on Thursday announced that it had downgraded operations to find a missing submarine from a rescue mission for the 44 crew members …

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How The US Snatched A Sunken Soviet Submarine From The Depths Of The North Pacific

For the better part of two weeks, the world has watched, in hope and horror, as 13 countries embarked on a frantic search for the <i>ARA San Juan,</i> the …

Military

No sign of missing Argentina sub as majority of search area swept

The final contact with the ARA San Juan, which had 44 crew members aboard, was on November 15.<p>Two weeks later, the search is focused on a patch of …

New thinking on the armed forces after Argentina loses a submarine

ARGENTINES have given up hope of finding alive the 44 crew aboard the <i>ARA San Juan</i>, the most modern of the navy’s three submarines, which disappeared …

Latin America

10 Things to Know for Friday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:<p>1. TURMOIL WITHIN NATIONAL SECURITY TEAM BURSTS INTO OPEN<p>After months of clashes, President Trump is considering ousting Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and replacing him with CIA Director Mike …

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Argentina's missing submarine: ARA San Juan commander's final message before disappearance revealed

According to a navy spokesperson, the 44-member crew could still be in an "extreme survival situation".<p>It has been 13 days since the Argentinean …

Mar del Plata

Why missing Argentinian submarine should ring alarm bells in India

OPEN TO OPINION<p>With a fleet whose average age is 25 years, New Delhi is only inching closer to an underwater disaster.<p>VARIETY<p>| 5-minute read | …

Mar del Plata

Minister faces questions over missing sub

Argentinian Defence Minister Oscar Aguad will face questions from a judge about the disappearance of the ARA San Juan, a submarine that likely …

Mauricio Macri

Mother of Argentinean Sub's sailor hopes to find son alive - Xinhua

BUENOS AIRES, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- Luisa Rodriguez, mother of submariner Ricardo Gabriel Alfaro Rodriguez, one of the 44 crewmen of the missing …

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