Buenos Aires, Argentina (Argentine Republic)
ARGENTINE CANDIDATE CARRIO ATTENDS INDIAN CEREMONY IN BUENOS AIRES.
Argentine Deputy and Presidential candidate Elisa Carrio (2nd R) of the
Alternative for a Republic of Equals party (ARI), takes part in the
traditional Pachamama (Mother Earth) ceremony, an Indian highland
delighted at the prospect of prosperity, in Buenos Aires, April 15,
2003. According to public opinion polls, three Peronist candidates,
Nestor Kirchner, Carlos Menem and Adolfo Rodriguez Saa are in a
technical draw, and two others contenders, including Carrio and Ricardo
Lopez Murphy, have chances of making it to an eventual second round.
The election will be held April 27. REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian