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  1. Shougang Hierro workers unfazed by fatality, to continue strike at Marcona mine in PeruRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | SNL Financial

    Union leaders at Peru's only iron ore mine say they will continue an indefinite strike following the death of one worker on May 25, the latest incident in a bloody month of protests that have targeted the key mining sector. "The strike has been really strong.

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  2. Peru Sets Up First Bilingual Spanish-Awajun Civil RegistrarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Global Voices Online

    Delegation of the Awajun community during a visit to the Peruvian Congress. Image taken from Flickr and published under license .

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  3. Peru Sets Up First Bilingual -Spanish-Awajun- Civil RegistrarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Global Voices Online

    Our global community of volunteers work hard every day to bring you the world's underreported stories -- but we can't do it without your help. Support our editors, technology, and advocacy campaigns with a donation to Global Voices! See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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  4. Peru suspends civil liberties in region after 4th deathRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | WTOV9

    Peru's government said it was suspending civil liberties in a southern coastal valley after a fourth death in violent protests against a Mexican-owned copper mining project. Cabinet chief Pedro Cateriano said the 60-day emergency would take effect Saturday, with troops ordered into the streets to support more than 2,000 police in the rice-growing Tambo valley.

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  5. Peru declares state of emergency over mine protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Al Jazeera

    Peru has declared a state of emergency in the country's south after a fourth person was killed in a demonstration opposing a copper-mining project. Cabinet chief Pedro Cateriano said a 60-day emergency would take effect in the Tambo valley on Saturday, as troops were being ordered into the streets to support more than 2,000 police.

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  6. From Indigenous Struggle to EcosocialismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Counterpunch

    "Hugo Blanco was born for the first time in Cuzco, 1934. He arrived in Peru, a country divided in two.

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  7. Entel targets nationwide coverage by end-2015Read the original story

    Monday May 18 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Chilean-backed cellco Entel Peru has pledged to invest USD260 million to achieve full nationwide mobile coverage by the end of the year, Signals Telecom reports. The operator is planning to expand into the six regions it has yet to cover, namely: Loreto, San Martin, Pucallpa, Ayacucho, Cajamarca and Huanuco.

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  8. Dramatic clashes between police and sugar plant workers in PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Reuters

    STORY: Police in Peru fired tear gas on Tuesday at field and factory area workers who work at a sugar plant owned by the Agroindustrial Tuman company. The workers have been on strike for more than 30 days in protest because of non-payment for the months of March and April.

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  9. Support Mothers Fighting Dirty Gold MiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Daily Kos

    ... arsenic and heavy metals, damage soil and livestock - in short, irrevocably alter life in the highlands of Cajamarca, Peru. MA xima is also a mother - and a new grandmother. She has faced many hardships in maintaining her resistance, as Newmont ...

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  10. Market Report, "Peru Industrial Construction: Market Update", publishedRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    This report is the result of Timetric's extensive market research covering the industrial construction market in Peru. It contains detailed data on market dynamics along with latest industry happenings, industry players and happening projects in Peru.

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  11. Globe TrekkerRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2015 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    GLOBE TREKKER transports viewers to unforgettable destinations through its stunning photography, rhythmic indigenous music and spirit of adventure. In each episode, one vibrant young traveler ventures off the beaten path to soak up the local culture, sample the cuisine and revel in breathtaking vistas.

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  12. Globe TrekkerRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    GLOBE TREKKER transports viewers to unforgettable destinations through its stunning photography, rhythmic indigenous music and spirit of adventure. In each episode, one vibrant young traveler ventures off the beaten path to soak up the local culture, sample the cuisine and revel in breathtaking vistas.

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  13. Elite Peruvian police to de-escalate social conflicts ahead of election yearRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | SNL Financial

    "We've created the rapid intervention force, which is available immediately, within a few hours, to reach any part of the country," said Perez Guadalupe. "Our job is to maintain order, and when order and the rule of law [are] affected, we are going to act with rational force."

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  14. Anthropology researchers find skeletal variation in pre-Columbian South AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Medical News

    A team of anthropology researchers has found significant differences in facial features between all seven pre-Columbian peoples they evaluated from what is now Peru - disproving a longstanding perception that these groups were physically homogenous. The finding may lead scholars to revisit any hypotheses about human migration patterns that rested on the idea that there was little skeletal variation in pre-Columbian South America.

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  15. Significant facial variation in pre-Columbian South AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Science Blog

    A team of anthropology researchers has found significant differences in facial features between all seven pre-Columbian peoples they evaluated from what is now Peru - disproving a longstanding perception that these groups were physically homogenous. The finding may lead scholars to revisit any hypotheses about human migration patterns that rested on the idea that there was little skeletal variation in pre-Columbian South America.

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  16. Latin American hacienda style coming to your homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    In this photo provided by Novica.com, Alejandro ChA vez crafts a mirror frame rooted in Andean tradition with four different vignettes. Known as aretablo, this traditional diorama is housed in a wooden chest.

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  17. Andean Daily Report, February 24thRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | InvestorIdeas.com

    February 24, 2015 CHILE: Company News: Banmedica's shares jumped 14% in the past 10 days Banmedica's stock has been an outperformer during February 2014, with a 15% increase vs 4.9% by the IPSA index, especially during the past 10 days were the stock has increased 11.3% above the local index. We believe this increase could be explained by rumors regarding a possible acquisition, although the company has not informed of any official news to the market.

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  18. Peruvian peasant takes on mining giantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Straits Times

    Peruvian Andean peasant Maxima Acuna, 48, defends her right of ownership of 25 hectares of land where she lives in a small house with her family of seven, located near the town of Sorochuco, in the northern Peruvian Andes. The land is also claimed by Yanacocha Mining Company, the largest gold operating company in South America.

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  19. Worst header ever?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Sky Sports

    Luckily for striker Quinones, his Universitario side still managed to win the match by beating UTC Cajamarca 2-1 in their Copa Inca clash in Peru.

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  20. Globe TrekkerRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    GLOBE TREKKER transports viewers to unforgettable destinations through its stunning photography, rhythmic indigenous music and spirit of adventure. In each episode, one vibrant young traveler ventures off the beaten path to soak up the local culture, sample the cuisine and revel in breathtaking vistas.

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