Argentina confirmed a record of new coronavirus cases and deaths in one day on Tuesday, 5,344 and 117, respectively, according to the balance offered by the country’s health authorities.
The new numbers have increased Argentina’s number to 136,118 people infected and 2,490 deaths from the disease, according to the Argentine news agency Télam.
In this context, Argentine President Alberto Fernández has suggested that “unity” should be the “change” Argentina needs to make to “represent a different country” that strengthens “society between the state, the private sector and workers”. He also mentioned regional agreements to “make better use of globalization” and end poverty.
“The pandemic has taught us something that we Argentinians did not practice many years ago: unity. And this opportunity will allow us to represent another country that is definitely inclusive, that helps to overcome poverty and that requires investment, production, Work and development requires “he pointed out.