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Venezuelans rush to Peru border ahead of migration crackdown

14 Jun 2019

TUMBES, Peru Thousands of Venezuelans rushed to Peru's northern border on Friday in hopes of entering the Andean country before it imposes tough immigration requirements at midnight, as one of the hitherto most welcoming destinations for the migrants in South America closes another door to them.

Peru's Fujimori leaves clinic as free man, reigniting anger over pardon

05 Jan 2018

LIMA Peru's former authoritarian leader Alberto Fujimori left hospital as a free man on Thursday, waving to supporters from a wheelchair and reigniting anger over a pardon he secured from President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski on Christmas Eve.

Dancer who hid Peru rebel chief freed from prison after 25 years

12 Sep 2017

LIMA A ballet dancer in Peru who was caught hiding the leader of the Shining Path in her apartment in 1992 was freed from prison after finishing her 25-year sentence on Monday.

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