Peru: Week in Review, Sunday July 8


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

Monday, July 2

Internet program benefits Peru’s rural areas
Escaped lioness causes commotion in streets of Ate
Peru in outer space
4 Peruvian drug traffickers detained at Jorge Chavez airport
Supermarket Metro to be inspected after accidental death of 4 year old child

Tuesday, July 3

Amnesty International, Control Arms Campaign in Lima, Peru
New alcohol laws established in Lima, Peru
Peru’s exportation to Germany shows 53.76% rise this trimester
Tomb believed to be older than "Señor de Sipan" found in northern Peru
New program to aid 1 million children in Peru’s highlands

Wednesday, July 4

Princess Anne to visit Lima, Peru
Peru: Leader of PNP meets with U.S. Ambassador Struble over FTA
Pizarro carries Peru to quarters, Uruguay-Venezuela Advance
Strike continues in Pucallpa, 60,000 protest

Thursday, July 5

SUTEP Strike takes Peru by Storm
Prime Minister accuses of Tampering with Policies
Copa America-Peru’s Select Practice Twice a Day
Formal Employment Rises 8.5 Percent in Peru
Five Journalists Shot at, in Northern Peru

Friday, July 6

Japan Will Not Intercede for Fujimori
Claudio Pizarro’s Nightclub Closed for Racial Discrimination
Peru’s Claudio Pizarro Confident about Argentina match
Doe Run Press Release Refuted by Ministry of Health and DIGESA
Chile joins Peru in Aiding Cold Wave Victims