Cristina Fernández de Kirchner

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The Guardian view on Latin America’s left leaders: pink tide could lift all boats | Editorial
Editorial: The region’s politicians need a different model to deal with social unrest and political instability


30, Dec, 2022 @6:30 PM

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Cristina Fernández may not go to jail but verdict upends Argentina’s politics
The powerful – and polarising – vice-president was sentenced to six years for fraud and now will not seek the presidency next year

Amy Booth in Buenos Aires

07, Dec, 2022 @4:56 PM

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Argentina’s Cristina Fernández sentenced to six years in $1bn fraud case
Vice-president and former president also given lifelong ban on holding public office after being found guilty

Amy Booth in Buenos Aires

06, Dec, 2022 @11:09 PM

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Far-right group discussed killing Argentina’s vice-president, court hears
Recording made just four days before Cristina Fernández de Kirchner survived assassination attempt

Uki Goñi in Buenos Aires

15, Sep, 2022 @6:41 PM

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Third person arrested in Argentina over attempt to assassinate vice-president
Agustina Díaz was arrested reportedly after a forensic examination of Brenda Uliarte’s phone revealed messages regarding the attack

Uki Goñi in Buenos Aires

13, Sep, 2022 @6:57 PM

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Don’t take democracy for granted, warns director of Argentine junta film
Comments at Venice film festival come after recent failed assassination attempt on Argentina’s vice-president

Nadia Khomami Arts and culture correspondent

03, Sep, 2022 @6:15 PM

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Argentinians march for Cristina Fernández after vice-president survives assassination bid
Tens of thousands take to the streets to condemn political violence and show support for vice-president a day after shock attack

Uki Goñi and Amy Booth in Buenos Aires

02, Sep, 2022 @10:36 PM

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Cristina Fernández de Kirchner: arrest after attempted shooting of Argentina vice-president
Fernández de Kirchner was greeting supporters when man approached her and raised handgun to her face

Uki Goñi in Buenos Aires, Tom Phillips and Sam Jones

02, Sep, 2022 @3:12 PM

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‘You can’t recover from death’: Argentina’s Covid-19 response the opposite of Brazil’s
Argentina closed swiftly, while Brazil downplayed the crisis. The difference is reflected in their pandemic figures

Uki Goñi in Buenos Aires and Tom Phillips in Rio de Janeiro

10, May, 2020 @9:00 AM

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Argentina election: Macri out as Cristina Fernández de Kirchner returns to office as VP
Victory of Alberto Fernández’s presidential campaign puts an end to the pro-business economic policies of Macri’s administration

Uki Goñi in Buenos Aires

28, Oct, 2019 @6:51 PM

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Cristina's comeback: Fernández de Kirchner set for dramatic return as Argentina's No 2
She was vilified when she left office in 2015 – but polls say the former president and Alberto Fernández are likely to oust Mauricio Macri

Uki Goñi in Buenos Aires

24, Oct, 2019 @7:00 AM

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Plunging peso, grinding poverty: Argentina hears echoes of 2001 crisis
Fiery ex-president Cristina Kirchner is making a comeback as the number two on a resurgent centre-left ticket

Uki Goñi

18, Aug, 2019 @8:00 AM

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