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  • Argentine Republic
    República Argentina

    Political Status: Independent republic proclaimed 1816; under military regimes 1966–1973 and 1976–1983; current constitution adopted August 22, 1994.

    Area: 1,068,013 sq. mi. (2,766,889 sq. km), excluding territory claimed in Antarctica and the South Atlantic.

    Population: 41,653,165 (2014E—UN); 43,024,374 (2014E—U.S. Census).

    Major Urban Centers (2010E): BUENOS AIRES (13,361,000), Córdoba (1,445,000), Rosario (1,240,000), La Plata (786,000).

    Official Language: Spanish.

    Monetary Unit: Argentine Peso (market rate October 1, 2014: 8.43 pesos = $1US).

    President: Cristina FERNÁNDEZ de Kirchner (Justicialist Party-Victory Front); elected on October 28, 2007, and inaugurated for a four-year term on December 10, 2007, succeeding her husband, Néstor Carlos KIRCHNER (Justicialist Party). Reelected for a second four-year term on October 23, 2011, and inaugurated on December 10.

    Vice President: Amado BOUDOU (Justicialist Party-Victory Front); elected on October 23, 2011, and inaugurated ...

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