Argentina fan falls from overpass trying to jump onto bus carrying World Cup-winning team

Argentina fan falls from overpass trying to jump onto bus carrying world cup-winning team

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A scheduled eight-hour victory parade for Argentina’s World Cup-winning football team was cut short over security concerns after as many as 6 million people turned up for the celebration. During the December 20, 2022, parade, two Argentina fans jumped from an overpass onto a bus carrying members of the team through the capital Buenos Aires. One fan slipped and fell to the ground. There was no immediate report on the man’s condition.

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In This Story: Argentina

Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic, is a country located mostly in the southern half of South America. Sharing the bulk of the Southern Cone with Chile to the west, the country is also bordered by Bolivia and Paraguay to the north, Brazil to the northeast, Uruguay and the South Atlantic Ocean to the east, and the Drake Passage to the south.

With a mainland area of 2,780,400 km2 (1,073,500 sq mi), Argentina is the eighth-largest country in the world, the fourth largest in the Americas, the second largest in South America after Brazil, and the largest Spanish-speaking nation by area.

Argentina claims sovereignty over part of Antarctica, the Falkland Islands, and South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands.

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