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Argentina’s president charged for breaking Covid-19 restrictions to host birthday party with friends last year

President Alberto Fernandez of Argentina faces charges for allegedly breaking a mandatory quarantine when he and his partner hosted a birthday party with friends last year. Local media outlets Dailies Clarin and La Nacion reported the news, citing prosecutors. The case against Fernandez has grabbed headlines in past weeks as Argentina imposed stricter lockdowns than most […]


Economic crisis helps centre-left opposition candidate Alberto Fernández win presidency

Centre-left opposition candidate Alberto Fernández has been elected president of Argentina in a vote dominated by economic concerns. Fernández secured more than the 45% of the vote needed to win, beating conservative incumbent Mauricio Macri. The vote was held amid an economic crisis that has left a third of Argentina’s population in poverty. Macri conceded […]