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News Peru » Government: Sex abuse, political turmoil overshadow pope in Chile, Peru

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Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

While Chile isn't experiencing the anti-immigrant backlash seen in the U.S. and Europe, the incoming right-wing government of President Sebastian Pinera is looking to crack down. In Peru, Francis will also visit Trujillo and the northern areas hard hit by ...

News Peru » Government: Peru: Pope Francis arrives at Government Palace

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Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Pope Francis on Friday afternoon arrived at Lima's Government Palace to hold a private meeting with President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski. The Supreme Pontiff walked the red carpet at 4:49 PM (local time). He was welcomed with the highest honors upon arrival at ...

News Peru » Government: Peru's indigenous welcome Pope Francis to scorching Amazon

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Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

They also want him to urge Peru's government to clean up rivers tainted from illegal gold mining. Rather than a halt on all mining and exploration in the Amazon, Vasquez said that what indigenous communities want is to be a part of any discussions that ...

News Peru » Government: The Latest: Police: 1.2M turn out for Pope's last Peru Mass

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Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Police say more than 1 million people are gathered at an airbase for Pope Francis' final Mass in Peru as he concludes a restive trip ... in their power to avoid violence amid deadly anti-government demonstrations. Francis made the appeal from the Peruvian ...

News Peru » Government: The Latest: Francis wraps up Chile visit, heads to Peru

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Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

urging them to eschew political violence and calling on the Chilean government to engage its native peoples better. The northern city of Iquique was Francis' last stop before leaving for Peru. There, he asked Chileans to continue to welcome immigrants even ...

News Peru » Government: PERU: Government Launches International Campaign To Lure Mining Investors

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Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

The Peruvian government will begin a road show to lure investors to the country’s mining sector. Companies from Canada and Australia have already shown interest in initiating activities in mineral exploration in Peru. “These actions are an integral ...

News Peru » Government: Priest tends to miners, sex workers deep in Peru's Amazon

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Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Indigenous leaders who are traveling from throughout the Amazon to greet Francis on Friday are hoping he will push Peru's government to grant them formal land rights and clean up the mercury-tainted rivers the miners have left in their wake. Zabala said ...

News Peru » Government: The Latest: Peru: No protests to be allowed during Pope trip

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Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Authorities in Peru say they will not permit any street protests during ... but the incoming conservative government of President Sebastian Pinera has promised to crack down. 10:40 a.m. Pope Francis has celebrated the first-ever airborne papal wedding ...