Peru

When Scientists Face An Angry Community

A team of paleoclimatologists on a recent expedition to recover glacier ice in Peru encountered the anger of a local community, fueled by local politics that had nothing to do with science. Here's what happened next.

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Ecuador Proposes Peru, Columbia Making Joint Bid To Host 2030 World Cup

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno said Saturday that Ecuador wanted to participate in the race to host 2030 World Cup and proposed making a joint bid to Columbia and Peru.
Related topics: Ecuador, Russia, Moscow

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Amazon Countries Sign ‘leticia Pact’ On Joint Policies To Protect Rainforest Amid Fires

MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) – Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru and Suriname, located in the Amazon River basin, signed the so-called Leticia pact, which includes the agenda of their future cooperation to protect Amazon rainforest amid...
Related topics: Amazon, Mexico, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Suriname

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Silly Vietnamese Cat Confused By Cajón Sounds

One cat from Lam Dong, Vietnam, came upon a new discovery on Monday - the cajón, a box-shaped percussion instrument invented in the late 1800s in Peru.
Related topics: Vietnam

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Facebook Dating Launching Today In 20 Countries

Facebook today announced the official launch of its Dating feature in the US and 19 other countries. Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Columbia, Ecuador, Guyana, Laos, Malaysia, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, the Philippines, Singapore, Suriname,...
Related topics: Facebook, Social Media, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Ecuador, Guyana, Laos, Malaysia, Mexico, Paraguay, Philippines, Singapore, Suriname

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Peru To Boost Border Security After Stricter Entry Rule For Venezuelans

Peru plans to beef up security at its border with Ecuador to prevent illegal immigration, after stricter entry requirements for Venezuelans led to a 90% drop in legal crossings, a government official said on Monday.More than 850,000 Venezuelans have...
Related topics: Ecuador

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A Man Is Trying To Visit Every Starbucks In The World And Has Already Spent $150,000 Doing So

The popular coffee chain Starbucks has been widely successful for years now, known for their wide menu and creative drinks. There are more than 30,000 Starbucks coffee shops in the world, in the United States, Canada, France, Japan, and Peru, just...
Related topics: Starbucks, Canada, France, Japan

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Grisly Human Sacrifice Site Found In Peru Deemed World’s Biggest Ever

Earlier this year a gruesome find of the remains of 269 children and 466 llamas in two sites near Huanchaco, Peru, left researchers puzzling over an explanation for the huge sacrifice.

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How To Save Trees: It's All About Conflict Resolution

The Madre de Dios rainforest in southeastern Peru is one of the biodiversity capitals of the world, with more species of plants and animals than almost anywhere else on the planet. This giant patch of Amazon rainforest is also home to some of the...
Related topics: Biodiversity, Amazon

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The Week's Best Photojournalism

A jockey falls in Lima, Peru. | (REUTERS/Guadalupe Pardo) A cow is lowered from a rooftop in Karachi, Pakistan. | (REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro) Workers paint a building in Sao Paulo. | (AP Photo/Andre Penner) Police block a street in Moscow. | (AP...
Related topics: Reuters, Pakistan, World Photos, Police, Russia, Moscow

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More Than 1 Billion Euros Of Cocaine Seized In Record German Bust

Less than two months after roughly $1.3 billion worth of cocaine (18,000 kilos) was seized from the MSC Gayane container ship at a Philadelphia port on June 17 after stops in the entire drug belt including Colombia, Chile, Peru, Panama and the...
Related topics: Colombia, Chile, Panama, Bahamas

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Sources: Bolton, Ross To Attend Venezuela Summit In Peru

U.S. national security adviser John Bolton will attend a summit in Peru to discuss Venezuela on Tuesday, but Venezuela's allies Russia and Cuba turned down invitations to take part, two foreign ministry sources in Peru said.One of the sources said...
Related topics: Venezuela, Russia, Cuba

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Peru's President Seeks Early Elections To End 'institutional Crisis'

Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra suggested Sunday cutting short his term in office for early elections to end what he called an institutional crisis.He said in a speech to Congress this would also involve cutting short the term of the legislature....

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Neglected And Dirty, ‘christ Of Theft’ Statue Poses Dilemma For Peru

A giant statue of Jesus Christ that looms over Lima is causing controversy in Peru because of its financing by the graft-tainted Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht and late ex-president Alan Garcia. The 37-meter (121-foot) acrylic and concrete...

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More Farmers, More Problems: How Smallholder Agriculture Is Threatening The Western Amazon

Small-scale farmers are posing serious threats to biodiversity in northeastern Peru -- and the problem will likely only get worse.
Related topics: Amazon, Biodiversity

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Southern Copper Gets Permit On Delayed Peru Copper Project

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Related topics: Israel

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Ship Seized In Record $1.3 Billion Cocaine Bust Belongs To Jpmorgan

A few weeks ago we reported that around $1 billion worth of cocaine (15,500 kilos) was seized from a container ship at a Philadelphia port after having stopped in Colombia, Chile, Peru, Panama and the Bahamas (subsequently it turned out that it...
Related topics: J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., Colombia, Chile, Panama, Bahamas

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Video: Manchester City Star Gabriel Jesus Scores For Brazil With Composed Finish Vs Peru In Copa...

Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus has restored Brazil’s lead against Peru in this evening’s Copa America final, the forward hit the back of the net with a tidy finish. Brazil restored... Click Story Headline Above To...
Related topics: World Videos, Brazil

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Peru Invites Russia To Attend An August Meeting On Democracy In Venezuela - Lima

MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) – Russia, among other countries, has been invited to visit an international meeting on democracy in Venezuela, which will be held in Lima on 6 August, Peruvian Foreign Minister Nestor Popolizio said.
Related topics: Russia, Venezuela, Mexico

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Russian President Vladimir Putin Receives Credentials Of Freshly-appointed Foreign Envoys (video)

According to the Kremlin press service, the Russian President will receive the credentials of the ambassadors from Armenia, Afghanistan, Belgium, Benin, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Israel, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Qatar, Nepal, Peru, Senegal,...
Related topics: Vladimir Putin, World Videos, Kremlin, Armenia, Afghanistan, Belgium, Benin, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Israel, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Qatar, Senegal

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