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The Rush to Impeach Kuczynski

The Rush to Impeach Kuczynski

President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski is to address the nation Wednesday night, on the eve of his defense against impeachment in Congress. Congress voted last Friday, in a heated five-hour debate, to begin the process to impeach President Kuczynski on the grounds of “permanent moral incapacity.” The first intent was to […]

Garcia-Sayan Withdraws as Peru’s OAS Candidate

Garcia-Sayan Withdraws as Peru’s OAS Candidate

Diego Garcia-Sayan, a former Peruvian Justice and Foreign Relations minister, has withdrawn his candidacy for secretary general of the Organization of American States. Currently a member of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights —and elected president of that court for the 2010-2014 period— Garcia-Sayan said he made the decision due […]

President Humala Attends CELAC Summit in Havana

President Humala Attends CELAC Summit in Havana

President Ollanta Humala arrived in Havana last night, to attend the Summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean Nations, CELAC, being hosted by Cuba. Humala is expected to get together sometime during the summit with Chile’s President Sebastian Piñera and President-elect Michel Bachelet, following the ruling on Monday […]

World Economic Forum: Peru is a Model for Latin America

World Economic Forum: Peru is a Model for Latin America

Peru, which has been one of Latin America’s fastest growing economies, is a source of inspiration for other nations in the region, according to the head of an economic forum taking place in the Andean nation this week. The World Economic Forum on Latin America was inaugurated on April 24, with […]