Brazil’s Lula Wants to Reach Mercosur-EU Deal This Year

[ad_1] SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva said on Tuesday he had told European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen that he wants to clinch a trade deal between the European Union and Mercosur while still presiding over the South American bloc. Lula and von der Leyen had a phone … Read more

Latin American Leaders React to Argentina Election Result

[ad_1] (Reuters) – The following are reactions from current and former Latin American presidents to the election of libertarian economist Javier Milei in Argentina’s presidential runoff on Sunday. ARGENTINE PRESIDENT ALBERTO FERNANDEZ “I am a man of democracy, and I value nothing more than the popular verdict. I trust that tomorrow we can start working … Read more