The first foreign gay couple got married in Argentina
June 25, 2012
Monday in the federal capital, was the first marriage of a gay couple from abroad. This is a Spanish and a Colombian, who explained that “in Spain we had many ‘buts’.”
This is Oswaldo Ruiz Marin, Colombian, 45, and Jose Manuel Gutierrez Ruiz, a native of Spain and 39 years of age, who met online and decided to get married, even if they had to travel thousands of kilometers.
Thus, under the presence of hundreds of activists for gender equality, the couple finally got married in Uruguay to 700, Capital Federal.
“We just made the decision to get married,” said Oswaldo, and recommended to other couples to “come to Argentina, which is a wonderful country.”