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  • Patriotic parade at big Peru psychiatric hospital

    LIMA, Peru (AP) — Patients and staff at Peru's largest psychiatric hospital put on a patriotic parade at the facility Wednesday to celebrate the 193rd anniversary of the country's independence from Spain. About 200 of them donned costumes to portray soldiers, noted Peruvians, Incas and the...

  • New Peru law weakens environmental safeguards

    LIMA, Peru (AP) — Dozens of international groups, the United Nations, and even Peru's own citizen ombudsman are objecting to a new law that weakens environmental protections in the Andean nation even as it prepares to host international climate-control talks this year. The law, aimed at...



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