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Inflation triggers anger in Argentina

Business owners count cost of lost produce and lost business as power cuts and protests continue.

Last updated: 20 Dec 2013 09:11
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Argentina is facing more protests over power cuts and inflation.
 
Security is being tightened across the country to prevent a repeat of last week's looting that left fourteen people dead.
 
Al Jazeera's Daniel Schweimler reports from Buenos Aires. 

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