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Bitter election campaign ends with challenge to next government

Bitter election campaign ends with challenge to next government

By Paula Dupraz-Dobias ✐ Final confirmation of election results Friday, setting Pedro Pablo Kuczynski as president-elect, ended a bitter presidential campaign polarized around the issues of democracy and political memories.  But with the party of opponent Keiko Fujimori holding a majority in Congress, Kuczynski’s government will have to contend with political […]

Peru’s President-elect Kuczynski Calls for Unity, Dialogue and Conciliation

Peru’s President-elect Kuczynski Calls for Unity, Dialogue and Conciliation

Pedro Pablo Kuczynski is the new President-elect of Peru, according to the results given this afternoon by the National Electoral Process Office, ONPE. In a brief meeting with the press and members of his Peruanos por el Kambio team, Kuczynski said it was now time for unity, conciliation and dialogue, to work together […]

March Against Keiko Fujimori Draws Thousands

March Against Keiko Fujimori Draws Thousands

Thousands of people joined a march in downtown Lima yesterday to protest Keiko Fujimori’s presidential candidacy, carrying banners and hand-made posters and chanting Keiko No Va. The La Republica daily said 70,000 people joined the march between Plaza San Martin and Plaza Dos de Mayo, while Exitosa reported 30,000. But […]

Poll: Keiko Has Strong Lead Over Potential Presidential Rivals

Poll: Keiko Has Strong Lead Over Potential Presidential Rivals

A year before Peru’s next presidential election, the head of the country’s biggest opposition group, Keiko Fujimori, has a double-digit lead over her next potential rival, according to a new poll. Pollster Datum reported this week that Fujimori, the daughter of jailed ex-president Alberto Fujimori, would get 33% support if the election […]