Latin America Weekly

Peruvian election turns violent after rural massacre

This week: the violent deaths of 18 people in rural Peru could have major repercussions for the coming presidential election. The pandemic gets even worse in Argentina. Chile eyeing up green hydrogen push

Massacre in Peru increases election polarization

Peru deaths shining path
Massacre will make a bitter campaign even nastier. Photo: Joel Salvador/Shutterstock

At least 18 men, women, and children were murdered in San Miguel del Ene this week, a remote city in the poor Peruvian coca-growing...

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