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  1. Argentine leader hails lower debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | BBC News

    The president is battling to save her reputation and her legacy during the few remaining months she has in office Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has defended her economic policy in her last speech to Congress before stepping down later this year. The president also said that said she regretted the death of state prosecutor Alberto Nisman in mysterious circumstances in January.

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  2. Argentine judge says no evidence government tried to derail bombing probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Ynetnews

    There is no evidence that President Cristina Fernandez tried to whitewash Iran's purported involvement in a deadly 1994 bombing, an Argentine judge told Reuters in an interview on Thursday after dismissing the case. On the contrary, the evidence suggested "the government exhausted all possibilities to enable the investigation into the AMIA attack to advance", said Judge Daniel Rafecas, who showed Reuters copies of the evidence.

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  3. Argentine judge says no evidence government tried to derail probe over 1994 bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Jerusalem Post

    There is no evidence that President Cristina Fernandez tried to whitewash Iran's purported involvement in a deadly 1994 bombing, an Argentine judge told Reuters in an interview on Thursday after dismissing the case. On the contrary, the evidence suggested "the government exhausted all possibilities to enable the investigation into the AMIA attack to advance", said Judge Daniel Rafecas, who showed Reuters copies of the evidence.

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  4. Rafecas worked 'with utmost tranquility,' received 'no pressures'Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Buenos Aires Herald

    There is no evidence that President Cristina Fernandez tried to whitewash Iran's purported involvement in a deadly 1994 bombing, an Argentine judge told Reuters in an interview after dismissing the case. On the contrary, the evidence suggested "the government exhausted all possibilities to enable the investigation into the AMIA attack to advance", said Judge Daniel Rafecas, who showed Reuters copies of the evidence.

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  5. Argentine Judge Defends President Over Alleged Role In BombingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Switched

    FEBRUARY 18: Prosecutors take part a 'Silent March' marking the one-month anniversary of the suspicious death of special prosecutor Alberto Nisman on February 18, 2015 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Nisman was discovered dead with a gunshot wound shortly before he was scheduled to present accusations against President Cristina Fernandez.

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  6. Argentina Judge Says No Evidence of Iran Cover-UpRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Forward

    There is no evidence that President Cristina Fernandez tried to whitewash Iran's purported involvement in a deadly 1994 bombing, an Argentine judge told Reuters in an interview on Thursday after dismissing the case. On the contrary, the evidence suggested "the government exhausted all possibilities to enable the investigation into the AMIA attack to advance," said Judge Daniel Rafecas, who showed Reuters copies of the evidence.

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  7. Argentine judge dismisses criminal case against President FernandezRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Baltimore Sun

    An Argentine judge Thursday tossed out a criminal case against President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner that had been brought by a prosecutor who later died under mysterious circumstances. The prosecutor accused the president of conspiring to protect Iranian officials from prosecution in the 1994 bombing of a Jewish community center in Buenos Aires.

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  8. Argentine judge dismisses case against President FernandezRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Los Angeles Times

    An Argentine judge Thursday tossed out a criminal case against President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner that had been brought by a prosecutor who later died under mysterious circumstances. The prosecutor accused the president of conspiring to protect Iranian officials from prosecution in the 1994 bombing of a Jewish community center in Buenos Aires.

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  9. Argentine president case dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | BBC News

    A federal judge in Argentina has dismissed a controversial case against President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and her foreign minister. President Fernandez said Mr Nisman been fed misleading information by a rogue intelligence agent in order to discredit her government.

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  10. Judge rejects cover-up case against Argentine presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | USA Today

    An Argentine federal judge on Thursday dismissed a complaint against President Cristina Fernandez that she allegedly tried to cover-up the purported involvement of Iranian officials in the 1994 bombing of a Jewish center in Buenos Aires. Judge rejects cover-up case against Argentine president An Argentine federal judge on Thursday dismissed a complaint against President Cristina Fernandez that she allegedly tried to cover-up the purported involvement of Iranian officials in the 1994 bombing of a Jewish center in Buenos Aires.

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  11. Argentine judge dismisses case against President Fernandez alleging 1994 bombing cover upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Ynetnews

    An Argentine judge on Thursday dismissed accusations that President Cristina Fernandez conspired to cover up Iran's alleged involvement in the 1994 bombing of a Jewish community centre, local media reported.

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  12. Argentina replaces head of Cabinet amid political turmoilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Argentina named the president's chief of staff, Anibal Fernandez, as the new Cabinet chief on Thursday in a reshuffle that comes as the government faces a political crisis. Argentina's government's chief of staff Anibal Fernandez speaks during an interview with Reuters in his office at the Casa Rosada Presidential Palace in Buenos Aires, in this picture taken February 5, 2015.

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  13. Argentina revamps spy agency after prosecutor's deathRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Reuters

    Argentina will replace its spy agency with a new intelligence service aimed at boosting oversight under a bill approved by Congress on Thursday in response to the scandal over last month's shooting death of a star prosecutor. The Chamber of Deputies voted 131-71 to create the Federal Intelligence Agency.

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  14. Argentina votes on intelligence bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | BBC News

    The lower house of Argentina's Congress is due to vote on a bill to scrap the country's intelligence agency. The proposal was drafted last month by President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, following the death of special prosecutor Alberto Nisman.

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  15. In Argentine Tax Battle, Bags of Soybeans Get the KnifeRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Bloomberg

    Farmers operate combines during harvest near Salto, Argentina. Argentina is the world's largest exporter of soybean oil and derivatives.

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  16. Bribery charges against Argentina's VP confirmed; now country's top two facing probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Fox News

    A federal judge in Argentina ruled there is enough evidence to charge Vice President Amado Boudou for bribery and conducting business incompatible with public office, adding to the woes of President Cristina Fernandez, who is facing charges for an unrelated issue. Boudou is accused of using shell companies and secret middlemen to gain control of a company that was given contracts to print the Argentine peso in 2010, while he was serving as economy minister.

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  17. First journalist to report on death of Argentine prosecutor "threatened"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Reuters

    The first journalist to report on the death of Argentine state prosecutor, Alberto Nisman, tells an Israeli news channel he fled Argentina after feeling threatened. Rough Cut .

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  18. Criminal says he donated millions to Dominican ex-presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The New Zealand Herald

    " A convicted drug trafficker and former captain of the Dominican Republic's army says he donated millions of dollars to former president Leonel Fernandez. A man who identified himself as Quirino Ernesto Paulino told TV station Teleradio America on Thursday that he donated some $4.6 million from 2002 to 2004.

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  19. VIDEO: Mass rally in rain over Nisman deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | BBC News

    Hundreds of thousands of people have taken part in a march through the Argentine capital, Buenos Aires, to mark a month since the death of prosecutor Alberto Nisman. Mr Nisman was found dead hours before he was due to testify against President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and her foreign minister.

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  20. Argentina prepares for Nisman marchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | BBC News

    Federal prosecutors in Argentina have called for a march on Wednesday afternoon to mark one month since their colleague Alberto Nisman was found shot dead in his apartment. Days earlier, he had published a 300-page report in which he accused President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and Foreign Minister Hector Timerman of covering up Iran's alleged role in the bombing.

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