Argentina president Kirchner cosies up to Putin in Moscow as they agree military deal

THEY both have a volatile relationship with Britain – and now Russia and Argentina look set to further cement their budding relationship.

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner will meet with Russian leader Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin later today, where the pair are expected to sign a string of deals on trade, energy and military cooperation projects.

In particular, the Russian energy giant Gazprom is expected to agree a deal to make energy investments in the South American country with Argentine oil company YPF. Continue reading