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Fernández takes friendly fire in tense week for his coalition

Another grieta on the rise?

By | [email protected] | July 21, 2020 8:00am


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Never in the seven months of Alberto Fernández’s presidency have such strong words of internal dissent been publicly uttered as during last week.

Since Vice President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner highlighted an opinion column critical of the businessmen that joined President Fernández in his Independence Day commemoration event, discussions have heated up within the ruling coalition, trapping the President once again between his efforts to appease those outside of his coalition and those loyal to his Vice President within it.

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