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Same sex marriage in Argentina
Argentina has become the first country in Latin America to legalise same sex marriages.
Last Modified: 15 Jul 2010 13:42 GMT

Argentina became the first country in Latin America to legalise same sex marriages.

After a lengthy debate, carried live on National television, the country's senate gave the go ahead.

But the issue has caused deep divisions, as Al Jazeera's Teresa Bo reports.

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