Massive South American blackout leaves 44 million without power in Argentina and Uruguay

//Massive South American blackout leaves 44 million without power in Argentina and Uruguay

Massive South American blackout leaves 44 million without power in Argentina and Uruguay

A massive blackout left more than 44 million people without electricity in Argentina and Uruguay on Sunday after an unexplained failure in the neighbouring countries’ interconnected power grid. Authorities were working frantically to restore power but only about a half a million in Argentina had electricity back by early afternoon.Voters cast ballots by the light of mobile phones in gubernatorial elections in Argentina. Public transport halted, shops closed and patients dependent on home…

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