Update: Pictures of Maria Chapur
The woman who is alleged to have had an affair with the South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford lives on Republica de la India in the Palermo neighborhood of Buenos Aires Aires in Argentina.
The woman lives on the 14th floor of an apartment building at the upscale Palermo district, across from the Buenos Aires Zoo.
The woman at the centre of the Mark Sanford affair, Maria, declined to talk to a reporter who asked for her via a doorman at her apartment building. The doorman was shown a photograph of Sanford, said he did not recognize him.
The Mark Sanford affair woman, Maria Belen Shapur, has two sons, one a teenager who is of driving age and a younger son.
Mark Sanford, at a wednesday press conferece said his relationship with Argentinan woman Maria Shapur, would not work out. Sanford did however not say if his affair was over. Stanford said he met the woman eight years ago.
Mark Sanford wife Jenny Sanford (left) asked her husband Governor to leave her just weeks ago.
The relationship with the Buenos Aires Mark Sanford love affair woman, Maria Belen Shapur, started via email as a friendship and evolved into a romantic relationship about a year ago.
“The bottom line is this: I have been unfaithful to my wife,” the two-term governor said before a mass of press in the State House outside the governor’s office. “Let me apologize to my wife Jenny and my four boys ... for letting them down.”