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News Peru » Politics: Peru's Vizcarra begins presidency with 57 pct approval rating

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Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

Most Peruvians could not name Vizcarra two weeks before he was thrust into office in Peru’s worst political crisis in nearly two decades. A civil engineer by training, Vizcarra had been doubling as vice president and Peru’s ambassador to Canada.

News Peru » Politics: In Peru, Pence updates allies on US-led airstrikes in Syria

News channel or source: http://www.roanoke.com/news/politics/wire/in-peru-pence-updates-allies-on-us-led-airstrikes-in/article_192649c7-e37c-539c-8417-dc4434e52130.html
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence told allies at an ... which has faced U.S. sanctions amid a political crisis led by President Nicolas Maduro. Maduro has been barred from the summit over his plans to hold a presidential election that the ...

News Peru » Politics: In Peru, Pence defends Syrian strike to Latin America allies

News channel or source: http://www.dailyprogress.com/news/politics/wire/in-peru-pence-defends-syrian-strike-to-latin-america-allies/article_03464671-fb0c-5d86-b284-2031cca6a6b0.html
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Thousands of miles from home, Vice President Mike Pence was thrust into a new, more immediate, role on the world stage Saturday: explaining President Donald Trump's military strike in Syria to a summit of Latin America leaders.

News Peru » Politics: Peru: Progressive People's Summit Releases 'Final Declaration'

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Peru-Progressive-Peoples-Summit-Releases-Final-Declaration-20180414-0024.html
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

Billed as an alternative to the Summit of the Americas, which was this year marred by political infighting and U.S. President Donald Trump's airstrikes against Syria, the progressive People's Summit was widely perceived as a superior event. "The People's ...

News Peru » Politics: Amazon rainforest defender and Shaman, Olivia Arévalo Lomas, assassinated in Peru.

News channel or source: https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2018/4/21/1758866/-Amazon-rainforest-defender-and-Shaman-Olivia-Ar-valo-Lomas-assassinated-in-Peru
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Peru, has the 4th highest murder rate ... The people most at risk are people who are already marginalised and excluded from politics and judicial redress, and are dependent on the environment. The countries do not respect the rule of law.

News Peru » Politics: Peru Hosts Summit with Almost All leaders Being Probed for Corruption

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27097&SEO=peru-hosts-summit-with-almost-all-leaders-being-probed-for-corruption
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

Lima, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Peru hosts as of today the 8th Summit of the Americas with a new political leader being investigated for money laundering, added to the list of former civilian presidents and otjer figures in similar situation. The paradox ...

News Peru » Politics: Peru Deems Americas Summit a Success despite Absence of Trump, Maduro

News channel or source: http://www.laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=2454662&CategoryId=14095
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

while Peru withdrew Nicolas Maduro’s invitation to protest the humanitarian and political crisis unfolding in his country. “As a country we are extremely satisfied. In America there are 35 countries, 34 were invited and 33 have attended. I do not think ...

News Peru » Politics: New York Times’ chief Washington correspondent to share thoughts on current political landscape

News channel or source: http://news.siu.edu/2018/04/041718-carl-hulse-to-give-lecture.php
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

He is managing editor of First Draft, a daily political newsletter within NYTimes.com ... Hulse began his full-time journalism career at the LaSalle-Peru News-Tribune in January 1977. Hulse also worked for the Kankakee Daily-Journal and the Fort ...

News Peru » Politics: While in Peru, Pence briefs US lawmakers on Syrian strikes

News channel or source: http://naplesherald.com/2018/04/14/while-in-peru-pence-briefs-us-lawmakers-on-syrian-strikes/
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

Much of Pence’s message during his brief visit to Peru was expected to be aimed at building support for further isolating Venezuela, which has faced U.S. sanctions amid a political crisis led by President Nicolas Maduro. Shortly after arriving in Lima ...