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Desiderio Fernández

Desiderio Fernández is our correspondent from Buenos Aires, Argentina. His core expertise lies in investigative journalism with previous assignments in Mexico and Cuba. He has 26 years of experience in this field.
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Colombia court must decide who can grant freedom to Uribe

Colombia’s Supreme Court must establish whether a judge or the attorney general’s office is responsible for deciding the future of a house...

Brazil government sees $157 billion deficit this year as emergency transfers are extended

Brazil’s government is on course to post a primary budget deficit of 861 billion reais ($157 billion) this year, the Economy Ministry...

Beyond public view, researchers unravel mystery of writing in ancient Mexican city

Among the many mysteries surrounding the ancient Mexican metropolis of Teotihuacan, one has been especially hard to crack: how did its residents...

Brazil’s Petrobras opens rebidding for refinery, but sources say keeping it not ruled out

Brazilian oil company Petrobras PETR4.SA said on Monday it will open another round of bidding for its Repar refinery in the state...

Complete History of Argentina

Known to much of the world as the home of legendary footballers like Lionel Messi, Alfredo Di Stefano, and Diego Maradona, Argentina...

Colombians try to revive mass protest against government, police violence

Colombia’s largest unions lead protests on Monday against the social and economic policies of President Ivan Duque, seeking to revive mass demonstrations...

Mexico restates willingness to work closely with U.S. to combat drug trafficking

Mexico on Sunday restated its willingness to work closely with the U.S. authorities to combat drug trafficking and dismantle drug trafficking rings.

Brazil’s Bolsonaro to undergo surgery Friday, doctor says

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is scheduled to undergo surgery to remove a bladder stone on Friday, a doctor for the Brazilian leader...

What happened years prior to the Cuban Revolution?

Overview Whenever Cuba is mentioned, what comes to many people's minds are images of Fidel Castro thumping his fist...

Argentina reports 622,934 Coronavirus cases, 12,799 deaths

Argentine reported 9,276 cases of COVID-19 and 143 deaths over the past 24 hours, taking its national count to 622,934 cases and...

Colombia praised by Pompeo for its’ stance on Maduro, pledges more help in drugs fight

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday thanked Colombian President Ivan Duque for his stance against Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro and...

Snorkeling in San Andrés, Colombia

San Andrés is one of the two main islands of San Andrés and Providencia. It is 150 km east of Nicaragua. San...

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Easy Creme Brulee Recipe Without the Blow Torch

Creme Brulee is a French term for Burnt Cream. The word Brulee means delicious treats, such as custards, polished with a sugar...

EU tries yet again to fix broken down asylum system

Conceding after years of chaos and dispute that its costly asylum system is broken, the European Union announced Wednesday a major overhaul...

Protesters rally at Chinese Embassy in Nepal’s Kathmandu against encroachment

A number of protesters, including youths, chanted slogans against the encroachment and demanded that the Chinese leave Nepal's territory immediately and respect...

Honolulu to allow some activities to resume

Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell says the city plans to allow some activities that were shut down last month to control the spread...