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Economic crisis in Argentina

It is 10 years since the height of the financial crisis in Argentina.

Bank accounts were frozen and tens of thousands of ordinary people took to the streets in protest.

Photo: Demonstrators climb the gates of Government House in Buenos Aires. Credit: Associated Press.

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Fri 9 Dec 2011 02:50GMT

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