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PERU POLITICS: Pedro Pablo Kuczynski Swears in New Cabinet

PERU POLITICS: Pedro Pablo Kuczynski Swears in New Cabinet

Kuczynski was forced to form a new Cabinet after Congress revoked its confidence in the outgoing one on Friday following a dispute over a teachers strike and his government’s education policies that stress gender equality in the school curriculum.

Congress ousted Kuczynski’s former education minister late last year and was preparing to censure his second education minister last week.

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PERU POLITICS: Pedro Pablo Kuczynski Approval Falls: Poll

PERU POLITICS: Pedro Pablo Kuczynski Approval Falls: Poll

“The fall in popular support for Kuczynski could have many reasons, among them Alfredo Thorne’s exit from the economy ministry,” Ipsos Peru President Alfredo Torres said.

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CANADA POLITICS: Trudeau May Mediate in Venezuelan Crisis

CANADA POLITICS: Trudeau May Mediate in Venezuelan Crisis

Peru’s Foreign Minister Ricardo Luna publicly floated the idea of Justin Trudeau acting as a mediator for the Venezuelan crisis, citing the Prime Minister’s “global power role,”

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PERU POLITICS: Judge Concepcion Orders Alejandro Toledo Arrest

PERU POLITICS: Judge Concepcion Orders Alejandro Toledo Arrest

Toledo, who was president from 2001-2006, has denied any wrongdoing. He is believed to be abroad. He was in Paris for a meeting earlier in the week and is a visiting scholar at Stanford University in California.

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LATIN AMERICA: Peru, Colombia Stand With Mexico Against U.S. President Donald Trump

LATIN AMERICA: Peru, Colombia Stand With Mexico Against U.S. President Donald Trump

“Right now one of us is facing serious difficulties that are not of its own making,” Kuczynski said in reference to Mexico as he sat beside his Colombian counterpart on an official visit. “We have to stand together on our ideals, on global trade which has done us so much good.”

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PERU POLITICS: UN Suspends Job Of Nadine Heredia

PERU POLITICS: UN Suspends Job Of Nadine Heredia

“FAO will continue monitoring the situations of Ms. Heredia, who will remain a FAO employee, with the aim of identifying appropriate measures to apply in the specific circumstance at hand,” the statement said.

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NIGERIA: Abba Kyari: The Thief-Of-Staff

NIGERIA: Abba Kyari: The Thief-Of-Staff

Buhari could borrow a leaf from the former South Korea President Kim Young-Sam. Young-Sam became South Korea President in 1962.

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