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Grenade attack on Venezuelan Court

A stolen police helicopter has launched an attack on the Venezuelan Supreme Court and failed in an attack that has been condemned as terrorism.

Royal Navy join search for missing Argentine submarine

HMS Protector is joining the search for an Argentine Navy submarine that has been out of contact for days.

Argentina have ceased to be a capable military force due to cuts

After a significant period of decline, Argentina has ceased to be a capable military force.

Argentinian Navy patrol ship ‘Islas Malvinas’ runs aground

Argentinian Navy patrol ship 'Islas Malvinas' reportedly ran aground this weekend on Ushuaia beach, Beagle Channel, shortly after leaving Ushuaia Naval Base.

Lack of money causes Argentina to lose more combat aircraft ‘than in the Falklands...

Former Argentine defence minister Julio Martinez criticised government policies towards the Armed Forces saying a lack of funds has caused more loses than the Falklands War.

ARA San Juan: Submarine lost with all 44 crew after explosion

A multi-nation search operation was mounted to try to locate the submarine which was believed to have suffered an electrical malfunction.

Argentine destroyer hits jetty, catches fire as she attempts to sail for international exercise

Argentine destroyer La Argentina was damaged after ramming a jetty and catching fire after attempts to repair the damage.

MS-13 and Barrio 18

With a cycle of crime leading to incarceration then onto recruitment, we need to learn a bit from history this time.

Argentinian politician describes Royal Navy vessel involved in submarine search as a ‘pirate ship’

Argentine law maker Gabriel Solano tweeted 'F*** you!' and described the crew of HMS Protector, currently searching for a missing Argentine submarine, as pirates.



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