‘Justice for Diego’: Argentines demand answers in Maradona death

About This Source - Al Jazeera English

The video item below is a piece of English language content from Al Jazeera. Al Jazeera is a Qatari state-funded broadcaster based in Doha, Qatar, owned by the Al Jazeera Media Network.

Recent from Al Jazeera English:

  • Peru’s COVID crisis: ‘Almost all Peruvians know someone who died’
  • Colombia’s Duque seeks to calm protest as grievances fester
  • SNP to seek Scottish independence vote after election victory
  • Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “‘Justice for Diego’: Argentines demand answers in Maradona death” – below is their description.

    In Argentina’s capital , hundreds of fans have been demanding justice for one of the world’s greatest footballers, Diego Maradona.

    The 60-year-old died of a heart attack in November, weeks after having brain surgery.

    Supporters of the Argentinian football idol believe his death was caused by medical negligence.

    Al Jazeera’s Teresa Bo reports from Buenos Aires, Argentina.

    Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    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.

    2 Recent Items: Argentina

  • Asparagus 4 ways | Jamie Oliver
  • Peacekeeper in Cyprus – A Day in the Life of a Young Argentinian Helicopter Mechanic
  • In This Story: Diego Maradona

    Diego Armando Maradona was an Argentine professional football player and manager. Widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time, he was one of the two joint winners of the FIFA Player of the 20th Century award.

    5 Recent Items: Diego Maradona

  • Maradona received inadequate care, left to fate: Medical report
  • Argentine artist exclusively paints Maradona portraits
  • Diego Maradona Fans Demand Justice in Buenos Aires Over Football Icon’s Death
  • Argentines seek answers over Maradona’s death
  • The Fans Who Make Football: Boca Juniors FC | Featured Documentary
  • Leave a Comment