ARGENTINE PRESIDENT DUHALDE GIVES A PRESS CONFERENCE.
Argentine Presidente Eduardo Duhalde makes a face during a press
conference at the Casa Rosada Goverment House, in Buenos Aires October
8, 2002. Duhalde said that he expects Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to win
the October 27 presidential runoff in Brazil, and that it will be an
opportunity to relaunch the Mercosur trade bloc. Argentina is a major
trade partner of Brazil, whose currency and stocks have recently
slipped due to election jitters. REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian