On former Pres. Cristina Fernández de Kirchner: "She recognized she was too divisive to recapture the presidency, and she was savvy enough to choose a running mate from outside her highly ideological inner circle," says @WWCArgentina 's @benjamingedan
Investors are fleeing because they are convinced that a victory by Macri’s challengers, Alberto Fernandez and his running-mate, former President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, will spell disaster for Argentina’s economy.
Mauricio Macri’s chances of being reelected in Argentina are pretty much over after he finished 12 points behind the Peronist ticket of Alberto Fernández and former president Cristina Fernández de Kirchner in Sunday’s mandatory presidential primaries.
President Macri of Argentina said the world “fears” a return to power of his left-wing predecessor, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, writes @STHGibbs
"The fact is that Alberto Fernandez was hand-picked by Cristina Fernandez as a presidential candidate. It’s she who controls the party and who will have formidable power if the Fernandez-Fernandez team wins in October": @MiamiHerald
Thousands of people marched in Argentina to call for former President Cristina Fernandez to be stripped of her congressional immunity as a corruption investigation is launched.
Argentina's Cristina Fernandez announces new political movement.
Former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez is charged over corruption allegations
Argentine prosecutor requests former President Cristina Fernandez be investigated in money-laundering case