Peru

A priest delivers a Mass during the burial of Inti Sotelo Camargo, 24, a student who was killed by the police during anti-government protests a day earlier, during his burial in Lima, Peru, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020. Interim President Manuel Merino announced his resignation following massive protests unleashed when lawmakers ousted President Martin Vizcarra. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)

Peru’s Congress selects centrist lawmaker to be new leader

Peru’s Congress selects centrist lawmaker to be new leader

 

Police walk past burning barricades in order to take position to disperse protesters, near Congress where lawmakers swore-in a new president after voting to oust President Martin Vizcarra the day before, in Lima, Peru, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020. Peru swore in businessman and head of Congress Manuel Merino Tuesday who is unknown to most and was recently accused of trying to secure the military’s support for a congressional effort to boot the nation’s last leader out over unproven corruption allegations. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)

Peru ouster throws nation’s anti-corruption drive into doubt

Peru ouster throws nation’s anti-corruption drive into doubt

 

Peruvians fill streets as lockdown ends despite infections

Peruvians fill streets as lockdown ends despite infections

Peruvians fill streets as lockdown ends despite infections

 

Doctor sees healing power in psychedelic plant as Peru investigates deaths

Doctor sees healing power in psychedelic plant as Peru investigates deaths

Doctor sees healing power in psychedelic plant as Peru investigates deaths VANCOUVER…

Doctor sees healing power in psychedelic plant as Peru investigates deaths
Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS                                People cry over the coffin of plant healer Olivia Arevalo during her burial in Ucayali, Peru. Authorities say a mob dragged Canadian man Sebastian Woodroffe by the neck to his death shortly after people accused him of shooting to death Arevalo, an octogenarian plant healer from the Shipibo-Konibo tribe of northeastern Peru. Woodroffe travelled to the Amazon rain forest to study hallucinogenic medicine.

Peru orders arrest of two suspects in Canadian man’s killing

LIMA, Peru — Peru’s attorney general has ordered the arrest of two…

Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS                                People cry over the coffin of plant healer Olivia Arevalo during her burial in Ucayali, Peru. Authorities say a mob dragged Canadian man Sebastian Woodroffe by the neck to his death shortly after people accused him of shooting to death Arevalo, an octogenarian plant healer from the Shipibo-Konibo tribe of northeastern Peru. Woodroffe travelled to the Amazon rain forest to study hallucinogenic medicine.