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#Cristina Fernandez

# cristina-fernandez - Friday 9 November, 2012

More than 30,000 protest against Argentina's government

Peaceful demonstrations took place across Buenos Aires last night.

# cristina-fernandez - Sunday 8 July, 2012

Column: The British government is facing separation anxiety

But this isn’t about Ireland for a change as the Falklands and Scotland look to upcoming referendums on their future, writes David McCann from the University of Ulster.

# cristina-fernandez - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Falkland Islands to hold referendum in bid to end UK-Argentina dispute

The chairman of the island’s assembly said that residents of the British Overseas Territory wanted to make it clear once and for all that they wished to maintain the status quo, against Argentina’s wishes.

# cristina-fernandez - Saturday 3 March, 2012

Morrissey weighs in on Falklands debate

The former Smiths frontman told Argentinian fans that the islands “belong” to them.

# cristina-fernandez - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Nuts and takeaway: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

Nuts and takeaway: The week in quotes

“We’ll pay our dues in full and on time”…

# cristina-fernandez - Saturday 11 February, 2012

Argentina accuses UK of sending nuclear sub to Falkland Islands

Argentina says Britain has deployed a nuclear sub, the Vanguard, to guard the islands; Britain has refused to comment.

# cristina-fernandez - Friday 10 February, 2012

Argentina to lodge UN complaint today as UK denies 'militarisation' of Falklands

There are growing tensions between the two nations ahead of the 30th anniversary of the Falklands War.

# cristina-fernandez - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Argentina to complain to UN over UK 'militarisation' in Falklands region

There has been increasing tensions between the two countries over the disputed islands in recent months.

# cristina-fernandez - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Explainer: What's going on in the Falkland Islands? Falkland Islands This post contains videos

Explainer: What's going on in the Falkland Islands?

Tensions are rising between Argentina and the UK over a group of tiny islands in the South Atlantic Ocean but why?

# cristina-fernandez - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Argentine president recovering after cancer surgery

Cristina Fernandez is recovering after having surgery to remove a cancerous thyroid gland, and is cautiously expected to make a full recovery.

# cristina-fernandez - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

Argentine President diagnosed with thyroid cancer

Cristina Fernadez is not the first South American leader to be be diagnosed cancer in recent months – Presidents Fernando Lugo of Paraguay, Hugo Chavez of Venezuela and Dilma Rousseff of Brazil all have undergone treatments recently.

# cristina-fernandez - Monday 24 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday

In tonight’s Fix: Áras campaign hits the home stretch, east coast lashed by heavy rain, a dramatic mountain rescue in Wicklow and the DUP councillor’s take on THAT Rihanna video…

Cristina Fernandez wins landslide re-election in Argentina

The wife of former president Nestor Kirchner won with 57 per cent of the votes cast, her nearest challenger got under 17 per cent.

# cristina-fernandez - Sunday 23 October, 2011

We're not the only country with a seven-way presidential election, you know

Argentina’s president Cristina Fernandez – the wife of her late predecessor – is set to be re-elected, boosted by a booming economy.