Argentina’s former President Carlos Menem has died on the age of 90, the Todo Noticias tv channel reported on Sunday, Pattern stories citing TASS.
Menem was taken to hospital with an an infection in December 2020 and has been underneath medical supervision since then.
Menem was Argentina’s president from 1989 to 1999. Since 2005, he has held a seat within the nation’s Senate.
He confronted a number of trials for his actions throughout his presidency. In 2013, he was sentenced to seven years in jail on prices of involvement in unlawful weapons switch. In 2015, he was sentenced to 4.5 years on embezzlement prices and in 2019 he was awarded a jail time period of three yr and 9 months for violations throughout gross sales of presidency property.
Nonetheless he walked free as a result of the chances to problem his sentences weren’t exhausted.