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Humala joins 7th Summit of the Americas in Panama

Humala joins 7th Summit of the Americas in Panama

President Ollanta Humala flew to Panama Thursday night to join 35 other heads of state and government leaders in the hemisphere’s 7th Summit of the Americas. This year’s summit focuses on Prosperity with Equity: The Challenge of Cooperation in the Americas.  One of the most-watched moments will be the meeting […]

Humala Calls for Dialogue After Political Upheaval

Humala Calls for Dialogue After Political Upheaval

President Ollanta Humala on Tuesday called for “mutual respect” among politicians, a day after his government averted what could have been a political crisis. “Each political group has its expectations and aspirations in the electoral process, but we understand dialogue to be something without blackmail or threats, because we believe […]

Opposition criticizes choice of Nadine Heredia as head of Nacionalista party

Opposition criticizes choice of Nadine Heredia as head of Nacionalista party

The ruling Nacionalista party’s decision this past weekend to appoint first lady Nadine Heredia as the party’s interim president has been swiftly met by criticism from opposition politicians. Congressmen Mauricio Mulder of the Apra party and Julio Gagó of the Fujimorista party Fuerza Popular said Heredia’s appointement is the Nacionalista’s […]

by · December 31, 2013 · 0 comments · Lima, Politics
Peru Premier: Government Won’t Change Law to Allow First Lady to Run for President

Peru Premier: Government Won’t Change Law to Allow First Lady to Run for President

Peruvian Premier Juan Jimenez said the government will not seek to change a law in order to allow First Lady Nadine Heredia to run for president in 2016. “The government isn’t going to change the electoral law to propose the candidacy of Ms. Heredia,” Jimenez said, in comments reported by daily […]