Latin America Weekly

🔎 Probe in Argentina, reshuffle in Chile, and Bitcoin anniversary

Hello, and welcome to the Latin America Weekly newsletter! In this issue: we look at the fallout after the attempt to assassinate Vice President Cristina Kirchner in Argentina. The government in Chile tries to pick itself up after referendum loss. How has El Salvador’s Bitcoin experiment fared? 

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The aftermath of the Cristina Kirchner assassination attempt

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Peronists on Friday staged a massive rally at Plaza de Mayo square, repudiating the Sep. 1 attack against Cristina Kirchner. Photo: Juan Ignacio Roncoroni/EFE/Folhapress

The image of a gun being fired from point-blank range at Vice President Cristina Kirchner...

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