Three days of National Mourning for the Death of former president Carlos Menem

Three days of National Mourning for the Death of former president Carlos Menem

Alberto Fernández, president of Argentina, decreed three days of national mourning starting this Sunday after the death of former president Carlos Menem, according to a statement from the Casa Rosada.

Fernández had lamented the death of the ex-president with a message on his Twitter account and sent condolences to his family.

The former president of Argentina Mauricio Macri also spoke after Menem’s death. “He leaves us above all a good person, whom I will remember with great affection,” he said.

The former president of Argentina Carlos Menem dies 1:30For her part, former president and current vice president Cristina Kirchner expressed her condolences to Menem’s family and colleagues.

Another president of the region who spoke out on his networks was Sebastián Piñera, president of Chile, who described Menem as “a good friend of Chile.”

Panamanian President Laurentino Cortizo also expressed condolences:

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