Bloomberg News reported that on the 19th local time, the second round of Argentina’s presidential electionvoteThe results are in, far-right candidate Javier Meili wins the election, defeating Economy Minister Sergio Massa.
Martha announces her defeat on her own initiative and calls Mireille to congratulate her.
“Argentina has chosen a different path,” Masha told supporters.
Mireille, 53, is an economist by training and now a member of Congress. Because many of his posts are inconsistenttrumpHe is so similar that he has been nicknamed “Argentine Trump.” He promised before the election that through deep cutsBudgetReplacing worn-out pesos with dollars and closing the central bank to solve Argentina’s long-standing economic problems.
Masha, from the ruling Peronist coalition, fell short in the primary, losing in the first round of voting in October. However, Argentina’s economic situation is dire, with annual inflation reaching 143% and poverty at record highs, posing a major challenge for the election.