Cristina Fernandez

Supporters of Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez celebrate after hearing presidential spokesman Alfredo Scoccimarro announce that Fernandez is in good spirits after a successful surgery outside the Favaloro Hospital in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013.  Hospital doctors report that the president's condition is "evolving favorably" after they removed a blot clot pressuring the right side of her brain.

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Supporters of Argentina’s President Cristina Fernandez celebrate after hearing presidential spokesman Alfredo Scoccimarro announce that Ms Fernandez is in good spirits after a successful surgery outside the Favaloro Hospital in Buenos Aires, Argentina.