Argentina's new president Mauricio Macri is not wasting any time implementing promised economic reforms. Just days after taking office, he has cut export taxes on food products and industrial goods.
Demonstrators clashed with police in Buenos Aires as the city came to an utter standstill during a 24-hour general strike. Workers feel that the free market policies of President Macri have exacerbated income inequality.
Argentina's new president Mauricio Macri is not wasting any time implementing promised economic reforms.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel began her visit to Argentina with a speech at a synagogue in Buenos Aires. DW's Michaela Küfner described the background to the Latin American trip.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is struggling to duck her Mexican visit's symbolism, south of Donald Trump's planned border wall. She has discussed trade and digital rules. DW's Michaela Küfner is with the chancellor.
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