Horacio Soria

'Beyond worst nightmares': Argentina's child poverty rate soars amid pandemic

05 Jul 2020

BUENOS AIRES Antonio Chenarce, a 49-year-old baker and father of three in Buenos Aires, has struggled to make ends meet since losing his job due to the coronavirus lockdown imposed in the Argentine capital since mid-March.

'The animals own the place': Argentine sanctuary ruled by llamas and cows

30 Jan 2020

GENERAL RODRIGUEZ, Argentina In the "Animal Paradise" sanctuary, 75 kilometers (50 miles) outside Argentine capital Buenos Aires, it is clear who's king: the ducks, llamas, pigs, horses and local capybara who wander the pastures and farm yards at leisure.

Argentina's new president surprises students for final exams

13 Dec 2019

BUENOS AIRES Argentina's new President Alberto Fernandez briefly swapped duties on Friday, returning to unfinished business at his former job as a college professor overseeing students' final exams.

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