The opposition-controlled Congress voted 93-17 to seek his removal from office over graft allegations, which he denies.
“The doctors are always telling us that they’re going to help us and heal us, but we can’t always get to them and they’re not able to get to us.”
The move comes after the Congress’s revocation of confidence in the previous cabinet and has won the approval of the opposition benches.
After Mexico, Peru has followed suit and expelled the North Korean ambassador over the country’s defiance to end its nuclear program.
Fujimori has denied the charges on twitter and says she will fully cooperate with the investigation
Following Trump’s statement that military intervention in Venezuela was an option, many Maduro critics are rejecting the idea of a foreign invasion.
In a declaration in Lima, countries including Canada, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico and Colombia condemned the “breakdown of democratic order” in Venezuela.
Many in Peru have cell phones and drive cars, but the prevalence of an outdated rural lifestyle offers fertile soil for machismo culture to take root.
In a rare rebuke. Alberto Fujimori has backed his son Kenji and opposed his exclusion from Peru’s embattled opposition party led by his daughter Keiko.
In a series of tweets, Alberto Fujimori openly sided for the first time with his son, Kenji, over his eldest daughter Keiko, the head of the Popular Force.
Pedro Pablo Kuczynski’s approval rating fell to 34% in July from 39% in June, while his disapproval rating rose to 58% from 51% last month.
Peru’s Former President Humala and his wife turned themselves in after a judge sentenced them to pretrial detention while prosecutors could prepare graft charges against them.
The reconciliatory tone was struck after a two-hour meeting in the aftermath of the Fujimori-led congress forcing out President Kuczynski finance minister.
President Kuczynski proposed a potential pardon for Fujimori, 78, as his finance minister was ousted by a Fujimori-supporter-dominated Congress.
In a bid to bolster its case against Toledo, who has denied wrongdoing, the attorney general’s office asked a court in April to issue a second arrest warrant for Toledo in connection with a separate money laundering probe
This is an apparent bid to placate the powerful opposition party in Peru led by Alberto Fujimori’s daughter.
The pollution caused by a nearby mining project is causing skin rashes in children and leaving contaminants in the water and soil.
The dismissal of Alfred Thorne after a financial scandal, deals a blow to the embattled President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski looking to revitalise Peru’s economy.
In Peru, coffee production has declined to less than 10% of what it was once and coca plantations, which are destructive to the forest, have become a popular alternative.
Venezuela has seen more than five weeks of violent anti-Maduro protests in which 39 people have died, as they decry him for having ruined the economy.
Peru’s national prosecutor’s office is investigating a case related to a bloody campaign against Maoist guerrilla group Shining Path in the 1980s and 1990s.
A group of 30 indigenous people, which later grew to 600, are demanding payment for use of the land, oil lot 192 near the Ecuadorean border.
Economists in Peru have put the cost of reconstruction of the damage from floods at more than $6 billion, more than 3% of the gross domestic product.
Across Peru, dozens have been killed and tens of thousands displaced after sudden warming of Pacific waters off the coast unleashed torrential downpours in recent weeks
More than 80 people have been killed and 110,000 displaced in rain-related incidents since December, most of them this month.
Researchers say many tree species populating the Amazon region appear to be abundant because they were cultivated by people who populated the area before Europeans arrived more than five centuries ago.
By appointing generals to top political posts and hiking defence spending, Donald Trump is imperilling a cherished tenet of the US constitution: civilian control of the military.
Protests near Las Bambas last year had blocked roads used by the mine and suspended its copper shipments from the port of Matarani.
US wants Peru to provide more evidence of probable cause before ordering Toledo’s detention. The issue threatens to strain tensions between the US and Peru.
The interior ministry has offered 100,000 soles ($30,000) for information leading to former Peru President Alejandro Toledo’s capture.
“This is very lamentable. He must straighten himself out and come back to Peru and answer what the investigators are going to ask him.”
Prosecutors in Peru are preparing to ask for the arrest of former President Toledo after evidence was found that links him to bribes distributed by Odebrecht
Trump announced US withdrawal from the TPP because he favours one-on-one agreements with other nations over multilateral pacts.
The cabinet of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved a feasibility study on the proposed deal, clearing the way for the start of formal talks.
New governments were voted in, others struggled through crises, some economies recovered and one country inched closer to peace. Next year brings promise to some, stability to others and continued unrest elsewhere.
The gestures could help ease concerns over the possibility of increasing political instability in Kuczynski’s government.
“It is another process that unfortunately ends because of reasons of form and without a decision on the core issue,” Perez told reporters.
Peru rebuked the UN Food and Agriculture Organization for hiring former first lady Nadine Heredia while she is a suspect in a money laundering inquiry.
The recent violent rape and murder of a 16-year-old Argentinian girl has sparked a region-wide protest movement against sexual violence in Latin America.
Pacts signed between the police and mining companies are being scrutinised after a protester was killed during clashes between the two.