Argentina?s political landscape shifted to the right after Sunday?s presidential election. We?d like to hear your reactions to Mauricio Macri?s victory
Elecciones en Argentina: ¿Estás contento con el resultado?
El panorama político argentino se ha desplazado a la derecha después de las elecciones presidenciales del domingo. Comparte tus reacciones a la victoria de Mauricio Macri
After 12 years of leftist government, Argentina moved towards the centre-right on Sunday, as Buenos Aires mayor Mauricio Macri of the Cambiemos (Let?s Change) party sealed victory in the country?s presidential election. He will replace Christina Fernández de Kirchner in the Casa Rosada presidential palace, with the outgoing president stepping down from office on 10 December.
Factors behind Macri?s surprise victory include rising concerns among voters about increasing inflation, slowing growth and current crime rates. But opponents fear a return to the neoliberal policies of the 1990s that ended with the country?s economic collapse in 2002, and also worry a vote for Macri could mark a weaker stance on human rights.Continue reading...