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Covid-19 deepens Argentina's economic crisis; WB predicts 7.3% fall in GDP

The World Bank foresees a 7.3% contraction in Argentina's gross domestic product this year, one of the worst recessions in Latin America

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Coronavirus | Argentina | Economic Crisis

AP/PTI  |  Buenos Aires 



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One of the world's biggest producers of soy, wheat, and other foodstuffs is facing a hunger problem.

As they wait out quarantine in a cramped, windowless room, Natividad Bentez brings her six children all of their meals from the soup kitchen where she earns $133 a month, barely enough to cover her rent and a few extra monthly costs.

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First Published: Fri, June 12 2020. 16:00 IST

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