Peru: Week in Review, Sunday July 1


Choose from a selection of over 20 of Peru’s top stories this week.

Monday, June 25

Terrorists believed to be responsible for murder of regional prosecutor detained
Peru: Alan Garcia speaks on age for consensual sex
Chilean newspaper reports Japan asked for extension on Fujimori’s extradition to Peru
Bill Gates present at Inti Raymi festival in Peru, Cameron Diaz not
American organization aids townspeople in Peru

Tuesday, June 26

Peru takes down Uruguay 3-0
Peru participates in International Cuisine Festival
Cameron Diaz has left Peru
Peru’s Garcia addresses privatization of public schools
Despite state of emergency, MINSA’s workers continue strike

Wednesday, June 27

70k Peruvians celebrate in Venezuela
EU donates 20mil euros to Peru
Political-Military Dialogue with U.S.
Celebrating Canada, Festival del Maple
Photo of the day – Emergency at Gamarra

Thursday, June 28

Peru’s Fujimori releases video to Peruvians
Millions of soles saved by Congress
Cold wave affects school children
Fatal accident at Metro Supermarket
U.S. approves ATPEA extension
Photo of the day – A president that loves his people