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Venezuela crisis: Juan Guaidó backed by Lima Group

Tuesday, February 5th 2019, 4:47
related countries: Canada Canada, United States United States, Venezuela Venezuela

A group of Latin American nations and Canada urge Venezuela's army to support the opposition leader.
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Peruvian Airlines plane skids on runway in Bolivia

Friday, November 23rd 2018, 2:39
related countries: Bolivia Bolivia

A plane carrying 127 people falls onto its side after appearing to collapse onto its landing gear.
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Peru corruption: Former president Alan García seeks asylum

Sunday, November 18th 2018, 22:20

Alan García requested asylum after he was banned from leaving Peru amid corruption allegations.
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Peru 'baby trafficking ring': Ex-police chief held

Wednesday, November 7th 2018, 11:51

The former head of Peru's national police is among those arrested for alleged baby trafficking.
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Peru opposition leader Keiko Fujimori arrested

Thursday, October 11th 2018, 1:27

Keiko Fujimori, who leaders the opposition in the Peruvian congress, is arrested on bribery charges.
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Peruvian mayoral candidate Daniel Urresti cleared of journalist's murder

Friday, October 5th 2018, 9:50

Daniel Urresti had been charged with involvement in the killing of a reporter in the 1980s.
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Venezuela migrant crisis: Peru receives asylum requests

Sunday, August 26th 2018, 1:42
related countries: United States United States
related places: New

New passport rules come into force as South American states struggle to contain a refugee crisis.
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Venezuelans rush to Peru to beat passport deadline

Thursday, August 23rd 2018, 13:13

From Saturday, Peru will require that Venezuelans entering their country have valid passports.
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How quinoa is changing farmers' lives in Peru

Saturday, August 18th 2018, 23:40

Farmers have grown quinoa for millennia, but can they withstand growing international competition?
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Is this Peruvian city the most polluted on earth?

Sunday, August 12th 2018, 0:35
related places: Cerro de Pasco

People in Cerro de Pasco in the Peruvian Andes say the soil from an open mine harms their children.
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Peru's Amazon: Where roads change lives

Thursday, August 2nd 2018, 23:29

People in a remote region of Peru are split on the benefits and threats of road-building in the area.
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Machu Picchu train crash: Collision injures 15 tourists in Peru

Wednesday, August 1st 2018, 10:02

Two passenger trains collide en route to Peru's most visited tourist attraction, injuring 15 people.
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Women fight back against Peru's national sterilisation scheme

Wednesday, July 18th 2018, 23:50

Thousands of indigenous Peruvian women say they were forcibly sterilised in a state family planning scheme.
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Jonas Knudsen: Denmark players pay for jet so defender can see new-born daughter

Wednesday, June 20th 2018, 16:50
related countries: Denmark Denmark

Denmark's players paid for a private jet so defender Jonas Knudsen could fly home and see his new-born daughter after the World Cup win over Peru.
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World Cup 2018: Denmark secure a hard-fought 1-0 win over Peru

Saturday, June 16th 2018, 18:39

Denmark begin their World Cup campaign with a hard-fought victory against Peru, who had earlier missed a penalty.
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Cocaine, the captain & the frozen mummies: Paolo Guerrero's World Cup journey

Friday, June 15th 2018, 5:13
related places: Inca

How three frozen Inca mummies found 6,000m up in the sky in 1999 helped Peru's captain and record scorer make the World Cup.
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Sebastian Woodroffe: Peru orders arrest of two men over lynching

Tuesday, April 24th 2018, 10:02

Sebastian Woodroffe was killed in the Peruvian Amazon after locals blamed him for a murder.
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Canadian lynched in Peru as locals accuse him of murder

Monday, April 23rd 2018, 16:15
related countries: Canada Canada

Police in Peru's Amazon find the body of a Canadian who was lynched after being suspected of murder.
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Pedro Pablo Kuczynski: Under fire Peru president resigns

Wednesday, March 21st 2018, 21:11

Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has been implicated in a vote-buying scandal but denies wrongdoing.
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Miss Peru contestants stand up to violence

Wednesday, November 1st 2017, 0:38

The beauty pageant stars give measurements of a different kind to highlight violence against women in Peru.
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'Biggest cash haul' in Brazil ex-minister's apartment

Wednesday, September 6th 2017, 12:43
related countries: Brazil Brazil

Police find $16m in an apartment said to be used by former cabinet minister Geddel Vieira Lima.
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Brazil President Temer's close ally Lima arrested

Tuesday, July 4th 2017, 2:46
related places: Lima

Geddel Vieira Lima, a former cabinet minister, has been charged with obstruction of justice.
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Peru shamans carry out ritual for US-North Korea peace

Tuesday, June 13th 2017, 17:51
related countries: United States United States
related places: Lima

Four shamans gathered on a hill in the capital Lima to implore the countries' leaders to make peace.
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Mario Testino auctions off his private collection

Friday, May 26th 2017, 11:05

Mario Testino is auctioning off his private collection of art to raise money for his museum in Peru.
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Under water

Wednesday, April 5th 2017, 15:09

Amazing pictures show how the rising water has changed Peru's north-west in a matter of months.
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Peruvian plane catches fire

Wednesday, March 29th 2017, 3:32
related places: Jauja

There were no injuries among the 141 on board when the aeroplane landed at Jauja airport.
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