Latin America Weekly

Vote of confidence in Peru, presidential canvassing in Chile

Welcome back to the Latin America Weekly newsletter! In this issue: Pedro Castillo’s moment of truth. And the presidential landscape in Chile.

Our mistake: A previous version of this newsletter contained mistakes in the chart of Chilean presidential polls. We apologize.

Castillo cabinet faces crucial vote of confidence in Peru

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President Pedro Castillo (wearing a hat) walks to a meeting with congressional leaders. Photo: Presidencia de Peru

The new left-wing Peruvian government of President Pedro Castillo is braced for a key congressional vote tomorrow to decide whether the Council of Ministers led by Guido Bellido will continue in office. Mr. Bellido has been on the defensive since his appointment as head of the cabinet, due to...

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