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Cajamarca’s Santos to Run for Peru President in 2016 – Report

Cajamarca’s Santos to Run for Peru President in 2016 – Report

Gregorio Santos, the president of Cajamarca region and a prominent anti-mining activist, will run in Peru’s presidential campaign in 2016, according to a member of his party cited by daily La Republica. The secretary of Santos’ left-wing Movimiento de Afirmacion Social party, Alin Monteza, said that Santos is expected to hold […]

Humala: No Desire For Confrontation

Humala: No Desire For Confrontation

President Ollanta Humala said Wednesday that the government has no desire to use confrontation to end social conflicts, an issue that quickly became the administration’s main policy challenge after it took office last year. “We are used to resolving things in the streets,” Humala said, in reference to recent violent protests […]

Toledo Says Peru Posible Won’t Participate In Possible New Cabinet

Toledo Says Peru Posible Won’t Participate In Possible New Cabinet

Former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo said Wednesday that members of his Peru Posible party will not participate in President Ollanta Humala’s cabinet, if the president decides to make changes this month. Toledo, who was President from 2001 to 2006, ran against Humala in last year’s presidential campaign. When Toledo failed to advance […]

Toledo: Peru Posible to Maintain Support for Gana Peru Despite VP Scandal

Toledo: Peru Posible to Maintain Support for Gana Peru Despite VP Scandal

Former President Alejandro Toledo said Monday that his Peru Posible party will continue to support the ruling Gana Peru party, despite allegations of corruption against Vice President Omar Chehade, daily El Comercio reported. Lawmakers from Peru Posible have backed President Ollanta Humala’s Gana Peru party in Congress , where the […]

by · October 25, 2011 · 1 comment · Corruption, Law & Justice, Politics