President Cristina Fernández summoned elected and out-going Front for Victory provincial Governors to a Government House luncheon, during which she will thank the support and cooperation received during her two Presidential terms that wind-up on Dec. 10.
The Grandmothers of Plaza de Mayo (human rights organization that aims to find the children stolen and illegally adopted during the last Argentine dictatorship) announced the recovery of their grandson number 119, and that he will meet with his mother on Tuesday at Grandmothers of Plaza de Mayo’s central office in Buenos Aires City.
The transfer of Presidential power on Dec. 10 will be held in the Congress, pursuant to the National Constitution.
Through an Executive decree, the Government complied with a recent Supreme Court ruling and has ceased to detract 15 percent from the co-participated funds assigned to the Provinces.
During the inauguration in the Province of Rio Negro of a uranium enrichment plant, President Cristina Fernández held that “we must never again allow foreign demands to limit our autonomy,” as it happened in the nineties.
Cecilia Nahon, Argentine Ambassador to the United States, announced the end of her task in Washington DC and reviewed the principal activities of her three-year mission.
The Cambiemos Presidential ticket formed by Mauricio Macri and Gabriela Michetti won the recent Argentine elections with 51.3% of the votes, while the Front for Victory´s Daniel Scioli and Carlos Zannini obtained 48.6%, reported Alejandro Tullio, National Electoral Director.
President Cristina Fernández heads this afternoon near the city of Bariloche, province of Río Negro, the re-launching of the production of enriched uranium and of nuclear therapy activities at the Atomic Center located at Pilcaniven City, 70 kilometers away from Bariloche City.
President of France François Hollande sent President-elect Mauricio Macri a congratulation letter for his electoral victory, wished him success and confirmed he will visit Argentina next February.
Fernández held a press briefing during his daily Government House contact with journalists in which he referred to the change of Administration that is to take place on Dec. 10.