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Argentina's Fernandez to go for re-election

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Argentina's Fernandez to go for re-election

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Argentine president Cristina Fernandez is to run for a second term in October.

The news ends speculation that the recent death of her husband, her predecessor as president, Nestor Kirchner would cause her to step aside.

Opinion polls show that her interventionist policies are popular and give her a big lead.