The demonstration was organized by a broad alliance on the left and grassroots actions, a few of them with hyperlinks to the ruling coalition authorities. The demonstration prepare blocked a predominant avenue on its manner right down to the Plaza de Mayo, the place the federal government and the president are based mostly.
Some demanded a normal fundamental earnings whereas others referred to as for advantages for pensioners. Protesters additionally opposed austerity measures introduced by the federal government earlier this week.
The measures have been described by the Minister of Finance Silvina Batakis as a solution to steadiness the general public accounts, in accordance with an settlement the nation has made with the International Monetary Fund (IMF). According to this, Argentina will repay a 2018 mortgage of $ 45 billion to the IMF.