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Humala Government Denies Recent Ties to Lobbyist

Humala Government Denies Recent Ties to Lobbyist

The Presidency issued a statement this weekend “categorically” denying that “any meetings were held in 2011 or any years after that,” with Martin Belaunde Lossio, a lobbyist who is under investigation for alleged involvement in a major corruption ring. Belaunde worked closely in President Humala’s first —unsuccessful— campaign in 2006, and […]

Police Intelligence Officials Reported Spying on Vice President

Police Intelligence Officials Reported Spying on Vice President

A split within President Ollanta Humala’s government emerged this week, as news reports said that police intelligence agents were spying on the country’s vice president. The news of spying on Vice President Marisol Espinoza has created a backlash, forcing President Ollanta Humala and his Prime Minister, Ana Jara, to address […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Law & Justice, Politics
Peru, Colombia Hold First Binational Cabinet Meeting

Peru, Colombia Hold First Binational Cabinet Meeting

President Ollanta Humala and his Colombian counterpart, Juan Manuel Santos, held a first binational cabinet meeting aimed at deepening ties between Peru and Colombia. The South American leaders signed 11 agreements that are intended to facilitate development work along their border region, daily El Comercio reported. The meeting was held […]

Four ex Premiers Seek Congressional Backing of Premier Jara

Four ex Premiers Seek Congressional Backing of Premier Jara

Threats by opposition parties to refuse to approve the new Premier and Cabinet have led former U.N. Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar and three other former Cabinet chiefs to sign a public letter calling for unity and harmony to defend the nation’s democratic system. President Humala’s new cabinet chief, […]