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Tributes to Alberto Nisman held on two-year anniversary of his death

Tributes to Alberto Nisman held on two-year anniversary of his death

Argentina's President Mauricio Macri told reporters that the Nisman investigation now "is on the right path."

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A vigil in Buenos Aires on the first anniversary of Argentinean prosecutor Alberto Nisman's death, Jan. 18, 2016. (Omer Musa Targal/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

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