SOUTH AMERICA

Argentina’s Milei to Visit Israel, Italy, in First Bilateral Trips

What You Need to Know:  Javier Milei, Argentina’s self-professed anarcho-capitalist leader who came to power in December of 2023, is set to arrive in Tel Aviv on Tuesday for the first bilateral trip of his Presidency.  https://twitter.com/OPRArgentina/status/1754544408169492482 According to the Buenos Aires Times, Milei will visit the Wailing Wall before speaking with...

El Salvador’s Bukele Declares Himself President After Winning 85% of the Vote

What You Need to Know: Nayib Bukele, 43rd President of El Salvador has this evening declared himself and his New Ideas party re-elected, as votes from the nation’s election begin rolling in.  In a post on X, Bukele claimed, “According to our numbers, we have won the Presidential election with more...

Colombia Relaunches Offensive Against Narco-Terrorists

A Renewed Offensive The Colombian government announced on Wednesday that they plan to reinitiate an offensive aimed solely at Clan del Golfo (the Gulf Clan), Colombia’s largest narco cartel. The renewed offensive comes after the capture of drug lord and Clan del Golfo leader, Dairo Antonio Usuga David, also known as...

Venezuelan National Assembly President Replies to Sanctions Threat: “Save Yourselves the Time, Fucking Yankees”

What You Need to Know: Earlier today, President of Venezuela’s National Assembly Jorge Rodriguez, replied to comments made by United States Coordinator for Strategic Communications, John Kirby, that the Maduro Government had “until April to make the right decisions” regarding the Barbados Agreement and the threat of a possible roll...

Brazil: Vehicle Carrying Sulfonic Acid Crashes, Rio Seco River Contaminated

What You Need to Know:  A local state of emergency has been declared in the southern Brazilian town of Joinville after a truck carrying sulfonic acid, which is used to make household cleaning products, crashed and spilled its contents into the Rio Seco river.  Sulfonic acid is a corrosive chemical that...

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