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Tens of thousands march against Keiko Fujimori in Lima
Posted by Colin Post on Apr 6, 2016 Leave a comment

Tens of thousands march against Keiko Fujimori in Lima

Tens of thousands of protesters demonstrated against presidential frontrunner Keiko Fujimori in Lima and other cities throughout Peru five days before 2016 elections. The annual demonstration was held on the  Full Article »

Peru: Cesar Acuña’s vice presidential candidate effectively quits
Posted by Colin Post on Mar 2, 2016 Leave a comment

Peru: Cesar Acuña’s vice presidential candidate effectively quits

Cesar Acuña’s vice presidential candidate, Anel Townsend, has withdrawn her candidacy for Congress in the latest sign of mass desertions from the former Trujillo mayor’s campaign. The former congresswoman and  Full Article »

Peru: Cesar Acuña’s campaign in meltdown as VP quits
Posted by Colin Post on Feb 24, 2016 1 comment

Peru: Cesar Acuña’s campaign in meltdown as VP quits

Humberto Lay, one of presidential candidate Cesar Acuña’s running mates, has withdrawn from the Alliance for Progress ticket. The socially conservative, 77-year-old congressman cited “personal reasons” for his resignation from  Full Article »

Peru’s presidential candidates select running mates
Posted by Colin Post on Dec 21, 2015 Leave a comment

Peru’s presidential candidates select running mates

All but one of Peru’s leading presidential candidates have selected their vice presidents for 2016 elections. Leading presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori, the daughter of former President Alberto Fujimori, has selected  Full Article »