2017 - The Scottish Government is allowed to introduce a minimum price for alcohol after a ruling following a long-running court case. This would make Scotland the first country in the world to introduce this policy.
2017 - Argentine submarine "ARA San Juan" goes missing off the coast of southern Argentina, with 44 people on board.
2018 - In the United Kingdom, several government ministers resign over Prime Minister Theresa May's proposed Brexit deal, including Brexit Secretary
Dominic Raab and Work and Pensions Secretary