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Argentina: Mass protests in support of Vice President Kirchner a day after her assassination attempt

Tens of thousands of citizens in Argentina demonstrated yesterday Friday in several cities, after the shock caused to the country's public opinion by the assassination attempt on Thursday of Vice President Cristina Kirchner. "Enough with the hate!"...

Argentina: Two deaths from pneumonia of ‘unknown origin’

Two people died this week in Tucuman (northwest Argentina) due to acute pneumonia of "unknown origin", which has alarmed the medical body, health authorities announced yesterday Wednesday. A total of six people, members of the nursing staff...

Argentina: More than 1.6 tons of cocaine bound for Dubai were seized

More than 1.6 tons of cocaine bound for Dubai, hidden in sacks of animal feed, were seized yesterday Friday in the city of Rosario, confirming once again that Argentina's ports are becoming increasingly important in international...

Argentina: Federal prosecutor calls for 12-year prison sentence for corruption against Vice President Kirchner

Twelve years in prison and a lifetime ban from elected office have been ordered by federal prosecutors in a corruption trial against Argentina's Vice President Cristina Kirchner. Kirchner, 69, is on trial on charges of forming a...

Argentina: They ‘buried’ the minimum wage

Women in black, flowers and wreaths behind a coffin... The funeral procession in Buenos Aires was for Argentina's minimum wage, which union members "buried" as it evaporates due to inflation, which is expected to reach 90%...

Argentina: Inflation at 7.4% in July, reached 46.2% since January

Argentina recorded July inflation of 7.4%, the biggest monthly increase in two decades, meaning the cost of living continues to soar, rising 46.2% in the first seven months of 2022, amid weeks of protests for the...