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Peru election heads for a run-off as far-left candidate leads

Peruvian far-left candidate Pedro Castillo is set to win the Andean country’s first-round presidential election and faces a run-off vote in June. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/peru-election-heads-run-far-left-candidate-leads-rcna653 Droolin’…

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‘The people are not afraid any more’: young Peruvians rise up to demand change

After a tumultuous week, Peru’s burgeoning grassroots movement says it will not accept a return to business as usual After a tumultuous week in which…

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Peru’s youth has taken down a president. They want to see more change.

“Our generation has come together for this,” said 20-year-old Evelyn Borja. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/peru-s-youth-helped-take-down-president-now-they-want-n1248240 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

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Peru now has no president as crisis takes chaotic turn

Who is the president of Peru Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/peru-now-has-no-president-as-crisis-takes-chaotic-turn-peru-president-leaders-congress-president-b1723468.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Via…

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Peru: Officials warned police violence risks human rights crisis as youth-led protests rage on

‘The authorities must prioritise the protection of the population over any political interest’, Amnesty official says Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/peru-police-violence-protest-lima-human-rights-groups-vizcarra-b1723027.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Peru president’s ouster sparks wave of youth-led protests

The shock vote to oust now ex-President Martín Vizcarra has sparked protests unlike any seen in recent years in Peru Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/peru-presidents-ouster-sparks-wave-of-youthled-protests-peru-president-president-congress-screen-b1722857.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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‘All of Peru is fired up’: protesters fill streets after ousting of president

Fierce clashes with police leave at least 11 wounded Biggest demonstrations in two decades follow impeachment Fierce clashes in Peru between police and protesters have…

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In Peru, turmoil over impeachment, ouster of its popular president

“To go after a president and destabilize the country’s democracy in the middle of this type of crisis for no serious reason is beyond reckless,”…

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In Peru, Machu Picchu to reopen Sunday after 7 month closure for COVID-19 which is spiking again in Peru

PERU: Access to the ancient Incan citadel of Machu Picchu has been all but entirely closed for seven months due to the coronavirus pandemic. Peru’s…

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Peru opens Machu Picchu ruins for one tourist

Japanese tourist waited almost seven months to enter Inca citadel while trapped in country during coronavirus pandemic Peru has opened the ruins of Machu Picchu…

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Hard-hit Peru’s costly bet on cheap COVID-19 antibody tests

In the early days of the pandemic, the harried health officials of Peru faced a quandary Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/hardhit-perus-costly-bet-cheap-covid19-antibody-tests-peru-tests-antibody-tests-covid-cases-b863042.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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More than 900 women and girls feared dead in Peru since coronavirus crisis started

‘Peru has one of the highest rates of violence against women in Latin America, and the coronavirus pandemic has worsened what was already a dire…

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Coronavirus cases accelerate in Peru to top 20,000, doubling in 9 days

Peru’s reported coronavirus have rapidly increased this week and topped 20,000 on Thursday, doubling in nine days and continuing to disrupt the economy of the…

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Passenger £1,000 out of pocket and barred from flights due to novelty passport stamp

Exclusive: Tina Sibley was refused boarding on a flight to Thailand because of a Machu Picchu stamp Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/passenger-barred-flight-cost-novelty-passport-stamp-qatar-airways-a9374406.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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The Year in Latin America: The Right Continues to Advance, but so do Popular Movements

2019 presented a complicated and mixed legacy for Latin America. Right-wing governments continued to make electoral in-roads, but popular uprisings against neoliberalism also left their…

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Nazca lines: More than 100 ancient images found etched into the Peruvian desert

Hundreds of feet long, the drawings are best seen by air and their exact purpose remains unknown Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/nazca-lines-peru-desert-yamagata-ibm-watson-a9212951.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Peru’s Constitutional Crisis Cuts Deep Due to Endemic Corruption

The standoff between Peru’s president and its legislature has found a temporary resolution, but the corruption crisis continues and the left might be able to…

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‘Mafioso Capitalism’ and the Suicide of Peru’s President

Prof. Gerardo Renique discusses the three other ex-presidents already in jail over the Odebrecht scandal, and Alan Garcia’s death, just as he was about to…

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