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Argentina has repeatedly ignored the rulings of US courts in its 15-year dispute with creditors. Now it faces a deadline in days which could see it paying US$15 billion to settle the dispute or flying in the face of court rulings once more and having government property abroad seized.
ARGENTINA’S government is approachin...
Dr. Joseph S. Tulchin
Argentina’s 11-year battle with creditors who are demanding debt payment in full is set to intensify, after the government in Buenos Aires took its case to the US Supreme Court. The battle brings into sharp focus the rights of a sovereign nation to use its funds as it wishes against the rule of international contractual law on debt repayment. The final ruling, when...
Huge demonstrations have been mounted across Argentina to protest at government policies which have seen rapid inflation, rising crime and government control on currency exchange and financial transactions. The government is also feeling the heat on the international front as the costs of economic mismanagement ten years ago come home to roost.