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Stories with person: Nestor Kirchner
  • Corruption probes close in on Argentina's Fernandez story has photos
    Updated: Apr-12-16 3:10 pm

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Corruption allegations always swirled around former President Cristina Fernandez during her two terms in office, but they never stuck.

  • Correction: Offshore Accounts-Investigation story story has photos
    Updated: Apr-12-16 9:18 am

    PARIS - In a story April 10 about reports that Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca had usurped the name of the Red Cross to help hide millions of dollars in questionable funds, The Associated Press reported erroneously that two newspapers alleged that a foundation set up by the firm played a role in obscuring the finances of Elena Baturina, the wife of Moscow's ex-mayor. The reports actually said the foundation was linked to a former business partner of Baturina's. Baturina's representative said she did not sanction her former partner's activities and had no links to Mossack Fonseca.

  • Money-laundering case puts light on ex-Argentine president story has photos
    Updated: Apr-06-16 7:00 pm

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - A businessman with close ties to former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez refused to testify Wednesday in a money-laundering probe being closely watched as a test of the new administration's promise to crack down on corruption.