Argentina is a country in southeastern South America. It is the eighth-largest country in the world. Its capital and largest city is Buenos Aires.
Argentina is a federal republic and the second largest Spanish-speaking country in the world. It also has the second largest economy in South America and is a founding member of the UN, WTO and Mercosur, among other international bodies. It is a country rich in natural resources and hosts a wide diversity of industries. This page collates recent DW content on Argentina.
Tierra del Fuego, or the "Land of Fire", the southermost tip of South America had been inhabited for millenia by indigenous people before the first European sailors arrived 500 years ago. The rugged landscape still attracts travelers, and lives continue to be harsh in this rugged part of the world.
Following the discovery of a new coronavirus strain in Britain, more and more countries are banning travel to and from the UK. A flight ban has been imposed by the Netherlands, Belgium, Italy, Germany, France, Ireland, Canada, and Argentina.