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Argentina’s debt fight with the Vulture Funds harboured in the US: What it is, why it matters to the world

Argentina’s 13-year  debt fight with creditors erupted in U.S. courts last week, and the results were messy. Argentina had asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a lower court’s ruling that it must pay $1.5 billion to hedge funds for bonds Argentina had defaulted on in 2001. The Supreme Court refused to hear its appeal a victory for the hedge fund investors whom Argentina’s president, Cristina Fernandez, had called “vultures.” Fernandez had said Argentina couldn’t afford…