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Stage tango world champion Maria Noel Sciuto (L), dances with Rodrigo Fleitas during an exhibition at Chamuyo milonga in Montevideo.(AFP)

The tango emerged in Uruguay, but is now at risk of being forgotten there

By Agence France-Presse | Agence France-Presse, Montevideo
UPDATED ON JUN 16, 2018 12:10 PM IST
Tango was born in the late 19th-century, behind the closed doors of salons in Montevideo and Buenos Aires. Today, in Uruguay, tango is relegated to something old people do. But now, the scenario is changing.
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