All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Cristina Fernandez’

Cristina Fernandez Breaks Public Silence

Argentina’s president, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, made her first public appearance since December 19, 2013 on Wednesday. Fernandez has faced criticism for her recent month of silence and absence from the public eye. During her televised speech, Fernandez announced a 600-peso ($87) a month stipend for students. The Argentine president also mocked the criticism she has received for her absence …

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Cristina Fernandez Accused of Funneling Taxpayer Money

The president of Argentina, Cristina Fernandez, has found herself under fire recently due to accusations published in investigative news reports in an Argentine newspaper. The article accuses president Fernandez of funneling taxpayer money into expensive resort hotels owned by an old friend named Lazaro Baez. Lazaro Baez is a former business partner of president Fernandez and her late husband, Nestor …

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Cristina Fernandez, Argentine President, Out of Surgery

Tuesday, Argentine President Cristina Fern├índez de Kirchner came out of a successful surgery to remove blood from the surface of her brain. She is expected to make a full recovery, says government spokesman Alfredo Scoccimarro. He reports that, “She is in a very good mood.” But, with key mid-term elections approaching and court battles raging with the nation’s “holdout” creditors …

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