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Mattis says US will work more closely with Argentina

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The U.S. and Argentinian militaries will pursue closer cooperation on numerous fronts, including military education and training, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Wednesday after meeting with his counterpart during the first visit to Argentina by an American …

Buenos Aires

Warming U.S.-Argentina military ties and the search for a lost sub

With the Argentine defense minister declaring gratitude for Pentagon aid in last year’s desperate, failed search for a lost submarine, Jim Mattis …

Military

Toronto Star nominated for Online Journalism Award for its coverage of the Yonge St. van attack | The Star

The Toronto Star’s coverage of the Yonge St. van attack has been nominated for an Online Journalism Award, which honours excellence in digital …

Toronto

ARA San Juan: A 8 Meses de su desaparición

Desu

Relatives of missing submarine crew chain themselves in protest

Families of the crew of an Argentine submarine that went missing in November chained themselves to the gates of the presidential palace in Buenos …

Buenos Aires

Argentina pressured to find crew members of missing submarine

Relatives of the crew members of the missing Argentinian submarine, the ARA San Juan, are protesting outside the presidential palace.<p>They are demanding the government speed up the hiring of a private company to continue the search.<p>The San Juan disappeared with 44 sailors on board while on a …

Buenos Aires

Relatives missing sub crewmen protest in Argentina

Relatives of the 44 crewmembers who vanished with an Argentine submarine have chained themselves to the fence in front of the presidential offices to …

Thursday 21 June 2018

Politics<p>Labour the point<p>With the New Zealand leader’s baby overdue, her deputy is waiting to assume office – and her detractors to get on the …

New Zealand

6 months after Argentine submarine went missing, families feel 'invisible'

Tuesday marks six months since the last communication was received from an Argentine submarine that vanished into the murky depths of the South …

U.S. Federal Courts

Families of fallen Argentine soldiers visit Falklands graves for first time

The graves of 90 soldiers, killed in the Falklands War of 1982, remained unidentified until last year. A few still remain interred on the disputed …

Argentina

Argentina’s Jewish community honors country’s first female submarine officer, who remains missing at sea

Eliana María Krawczyk is the third in command on the missing submarine ARA San Juan. (Facebook)BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (JTA) — The first female …

Jewish Culture

Argentina sub: ARA San Juan relatives to crowdfund new search

<b>Relatives of the 44 crew members of a lost Argentine submarine have begun raising funds to search for it privately.</b><p>The navy called off its rescue mission for the ARA San Juan in December, two weeks after it went missing.<p>Relatives have opened an account and asked for the public to donate.<p>No trace of …

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In search for missing submarine, Argentina offers multimillion-dollar reward

Nearly three months after an Argentine submarine vanished with 44 crew members aboard, officials on Tuesday announced a multimillion-dollar reward as part of a renewed effort to find the vessel.<p>Argentine President Mauricio Macri made the announcement at his official residence while speaking to …

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Argentine icebreaker pays tribute to missing submarine crew

The crew aboard an Argentine icebreaker in Antarctica have paid tribute to the ill-fated submariners on the ARA San Juan, which went missing in the Argentine Sea on November 15.<p>The crew on the icebreaker, ARA Almirante Irizar, formed the number 44 on the ice beside the ship to remember the 44 crew …

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Argentina sub: Antarctic tribute to lost San Juan crew

<b>The crew of an Argentine icebreaker have paid a moving tribute to their comrades lost at sea in a submarine.</b><p>They formed the number 44 on the ice as they headed into the Antarctic while performing a traditional military salute next to their ship, the ARA Almirante Irízar.<p>Forty-four submariners on …

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Argentina police raid naval base in missing submarine case

Federal police officers have raided naval bases and other buildings in Argentina as part of an investigation into the disappearance of a submarine with 44 crewmembers.<p>Friday's raids were ordered by Federal Judge Marta Yanez.<p>She tells local TN television that she wants to review documents focused on …

World News

Families of missing Argentine submarine crew ask Russia to continue search

Relatives of some of the 44 crew members aboard an Argentine submarine that went missing in the South Atlantic asked Russia on Monday to carry on with the search two months after the vessel disappeared.<p>An explosion occurred near the time and place where the ARA San Juan vanished Nov. 15. Argentina …

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World Digest: Jan. 15, 2018

BRITAIN<p>Jets sent to intercept 2 Russian bombers<p>Britain's Royal Air Force scrambled two fighter jets to intercept Russian bombers near U.K. airspace Monday in another illustration of ongoing tensions.<p>The RAF confirmed a "quick reaction alert," deploying Typhoon aircraft from the Lossiemouth base in …

Russia

Argentina missing sub: Congress commission to investigate

<b>Congress in Argentina has created a commission to investigate the disappearance of a navy submarine and its 44 crew in the Atlantic Ocean.</b><p>The ARA San Juan went missing on 15 November after reporting an electrical problem.<p>No trace of the missing submarine has been found despite an intensive …

World News

What makes Russia’s new spy ship Yantar special?

<b>The Russian navy is very proud of its new spy ship, the Yantar, which is now doing Argentina a favour by helping to search for a missing submarine.</b><p>Argentina has given up trying to rescue the 44 crew aboard the ARA San Juan, which disappeared on 15 November. But it still wants to find the …

World News

U.S. ends search for Argentine submarine that vanished in November with 44 on board

The United States is wrapping up the mission to recover the ARA San Juan, an Argentine submarine that disappeared Nov. 17 and triggered an …

Buenos Aires

U.S. to end search for Argentine submarine that vanished in November

The United States is wrapping up the mission to recover the ARA San Juan, an Argentine submarine that disappeared Nov. 17 and triggered an international effort in a so-far futile search to find the ship and its 44 sailors, presumed dead for weeks.<p>The San Juan departed a base in the southern city of …

World News

US Adjusts Support to ARA San Juan Search Operations

The United States will begin to draw down operations assisting the search for the Argentine submarine A.R.A. San Juan in the South Atlantic Dec. 27, …

Military

New contact detected in search for missing Argentine sub

A sonar search for the Argentine submarine that vanished with 44 crew members aboard last month detected a new contact in the South Atlantic, the country's navy announced Saturday.<p>The new contact will be investigated by a remotely operated Russian Panther Plus submarine, while a U.S. oceanographic …

World News

Argentina submarine: Police raid navy and German company offices

Argentine police have raided navy shipyards as a probe into repair irregularities deepens. One of the two German companies implicated in the sub's …

News

Australia's first submarine found after vanishing in WWI

The AE1 was the first World War I submarine loss for both the Allied forces and for the Royal Australian Navy. Used in the operation to capture …

World News

Argentina fires head of navy after submarine disappearance

Argentina fired the head of its navy Saturday in the first disciplinary action after one of its submarines vanished with 44 crew members aboard last month.<p>The firing of Navy Admiral Marcelo Srur by Defense Minister Oscar Aguad came as authorities continue to investigate what happened to the ARA San …

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Argentina sacks navy chief 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 members on board.<p>"The defense minister asked him to retire. It's a political decision," a navy officer told AFP on condition of anonymity about the decision …

News

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 …

Military

Argentina fires head of navy over 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>FILE PHOTO: A bouquet of flowers and banners in support of the 44 crew members of the missing at sea ARA …

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