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Today in Latin American history, Joaquin Balaguer was re-elected President of the Dominican Republic in 1986, 1990 & 1994. Balaguer was originally sworn in as president of the Dominican Republic in 1960 when Dictator Rafael Leonidas Trujillo resigned. continue reading »
Today in Latin American history, Violeta Chamorro took office as the President of Nicaragua, the first woman to hold the position in 1990. continue reading »
Argentine Ex-President, UNASUR general secretary and first husband Nestor Kirchner died this morning at 9:50am Argentina time in the city of Calafate due to a heart attack. continue reading »
Dilma Rousseff, 62 has been elected president of Brazil and next January 1st she’ll become the first woman to ever move into the office Lula has occupied for two terms. continue reading »