Thursday, 18 August, 2022
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View of Florida street in Buenos Aires recently, where the so-called "arbolitos" sell and buy currencies --mostly the 'blue dollar' which is generally quoted at almost double the official rate. Argentines do their accounts in dollars, traumatised by recurrent economic crises and tormented by the inflation that is eating away at their pockets and is projected to exceed 60 percent this year. – Photo AFP