Argentina ups security for Obama after Brussels blasts

In Argentina, thehistoric Plaza de Mayo where the Casa Rosada presidential palace stands in Buenos Aires was closed to traffic, and underground train stations in the area were closedDeadly bomb blasts in Brussels prompted Argentina to raise its security alert level Tuesday as it prepared for a visit by US President Barack Obama. Obama was due to arrive with First Lady Michelle Obama and their two daughters late Tuesday evening in Buenos Aires. Tuesday’s attacks in Brussels killed about 35 people and wounded more than 200 others.

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