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    Tango rivals Argentina and Uruguay settle row - 22 Mar 09

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    A dispute that has simmered for generations between Argentina and Uruguay over the origins of the tango looks likely to end.

    Culture ministries in Buenos Aires and Montevideo have asked Unesco, the UNs cultural agency, to grant the dance world heritage status and declare that it originated in both countries.

    Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman reports it takes two to invent the tango.