Argentina Ex-President Fernandez de Kirchner Charged With Fraud

From the Buenos Aires Herald

Former Argentina President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner was indicted yesterday by Federal Judge Claudio Bonadio on charges of malfeasance in relation to the dollar futures case.

Yesterday’s indictment is the first against the former president, who is facing various graft charges, and had a 15 million-peso lien slapped on her assets.

The charges date back to dollar futures contracts made under the auspices of the Central Bank (BCRA) in 2015.

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