Protesters rally against corruption and Peruvian Attorney General Pedro Chavarry, accused of covering for politicians in an investigation involving Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht, as President Vizcarra delivered a bill to congress that would declare a state of emergency in the Public Ministry.
Peruvians protest in front of a police station in Lima in support of Keiko Fujimori, the opposition leader and daughter of disgraced ex-president Alberto Fujimori, who has been arrested for alleged money laundering involving Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht. IMAGES
Lima residents enjoy free ceviche, a classic Peruvian dish made with raw seafood and marinated in lime juice, at an event hosted by the city to celebrate National Ceviche Day.
France supporters celebrate making it to the last 16 following a 1-0 victory over Peru, whose passionate fans say they’re “very proud” of their team despite an early exit from their first World Cup in 36 years.
Denmark beat Peru 1-0 in both sides’ World Cup group stage opener on Saturday after Christian Cueva misses a VAR-awarded penalty for the Peruvians in Saransk.
Peruvians in Lima are “happy” about the “amazing” news that footballer Paolo Guerrero, who was suspended after testing positive for traces of cocaine, won a last-ditch appeal and will be able to participate in the World Cup.
Peruvians on Tuesday reacted to the news that former president Alberto Fujimori may have to stand trial for the 1992 killings of six farmers despite a recent presidential pardon for a different crime, with some saying the courts are biased against the former president.
Hundreds of Peruvians demonstrate in Lima in support of the controversial pardon given to former strongman Alberto Fujimori.
Hundreds of Peruvians marched down the streets of Lima to celebrate the decision of President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski to pardon former President Alberto Fujimori. The participants marched with placards and flags, chanting slogans and expressing their gratitude for the pardon “is a sign of gratitude especially to our President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski for having had that noble gesture” said Alberto Zeta.
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Thousands of Peruvians hit the streets nationwide, demanding President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski step down over his pardon to former strongman Alberto Fujimori.