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US warns off Venezuela allies as Lima meeting opens

US tells Venezuela’s allies to proceed with extreme caution when doing business with the South American nation.

At least 19 dead in Peru mountain road accident

Police investigations suggest another vehicle, along with bad weather conditions, were factors contributing to the accident.

Ex-Peru president wanted for corruption arrested in US

Alejandro Toledo is suspected of involvement in the sprawling Odebrecht scandal in which it paid bribes to secure huge public works contracts.

Jesus takes centre stage as Brazil win Copa America

Brazil's Gabriel Jesus scores two goals and is sent off in the second half as they beat Peru 3-1 to win the Copa America for the ninth time.

Brazil primed for home Copa triumph, wary of upset threat

Anything less than victory in the final for Brazil will be deemed as a failure.

Peru stun champions Chile 3-0 to reach Copa America final

The stunning upset prevented Chile's golden generation from challenging for a third straight title.

Soap actress offers ‘motivation’ for Peru player to beat Chile

Stephanie Cayo announces her offer on twitter and the post generated 8,000 likes and more than 7,000 comments.

Sanchez feeling Chile’s ‘love’ in Copa America

Love from the Chilean supporters is what has inspired Alexis Sanchez to display his wonderful form at the Copa America according to Chile’s coach.

Uruguay crash out of Copa to Peru after Suarez misses in...

Uruguay suffer a galling quarter-final exit to Peru, losing 5-4 on penalties after having three goals ruled out in a 0-0 draw after 90 minutes.

Classy Brazil crush Peru to reach Copa final eight

Brazil overwhelms Peru with a crushing 5-0 victory and cruise into the Copa America quarterfinals.

Guerrero, Farfan put Peru on brink of Copa America knock-outs

Paolo Guerrero and Jefferson Farfan win for Peru against Bolivia helps the team qualify for the Copa America quarter-finals.

Venezuela draw 0-0 with Peru in their Copa America opener

Venezuela and Peru start their Copa America with a nervous 0-0 draw in a match marked by two Peruvian goals chalked off after consultation with the Video Assistant Referee (VAR).

Peru and Colombia call for more aid to help with Venezuelan...

Colombia and Peru calls on the international community to commit more aid to help them cope with an influx of around 2 million Venezuelans who have migrated to the two countries in recent years.

Strong quake rocks northern Peru, 1 dead

The quake happen around 180km east of the town of Moyobamba.

Ex Peru president and wife indicted for Odebrecht corruption

Humala is the first former president to be indicted in relation to the affair, which has embroiled a number of other former heads of state.

Peru set to join China’s Belt and Road club

Peru will be one of a few Latin American nations to formally join the China's flagship infrastructure policy.

Peru ex-president leaves cadaver as sign of ´contempt´ for enemies

Alan Garcia shot himself in the head as police arrived at his door to arrest him in connection with alleged bribes from Brazilian builder Odebrecht.

Peru’s ex-president Garcia kills himself to avoid arrest in Odebrecht probe

Odebrecht spurred probes across Latin America after it admitted publicly in late 2016 that it had secured lucrative contracts by bribing politicians.

Ancient four-legged whale from Peru walked on land, swam in sea

The 4-metre mammal represents a crucial intermediate step before whales became fully adapted to a marine existence.

At least 20 dead in Peru bus fire

It was one of the worst-ever public transport fires in Lima.

Earthquake 7.0 magnitude hits Peru

The epicentre of the quake was at a depth of 257 km, according to the US Geological Survey agency.

Peru ambil langkah pencil kerajaan Maduro

Sokongan Peru dan negara Amerika Latin lain serta negara Eropah memihak kepada presiden sementara Venezuela, Juan Guaido.

Mudslide at Peru hotel kills 15

A retaining wall collapsed and the mudslide brought the hotel roof down on the party-goers below

Peru’s Fujimori pardon annulled, forced back to prison

The rightwing populist who led Peru from 1990-2000 has said for years that he suffers from life-threatening health problems.