Wednesday, March 26, 2008
- Doctors: Health of ex-Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori suffering from murder trial (Associated Press) "Doctors say ex-Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori has swelling in his legs and feet from sitting for long hours during his murder and kidnapping trial."
- Peruvian Tribe Takes on Oil Giant (Red Orbit) "The Achuar tribe, inhabitants of the Amazon Rainforest of north-eastern Peru for thousands of years, alleges that Occidental Petroleum has contaminated their territory by damaging their land and making their people sick, some even to the point of death."
- Cimpor's Peruvian unit to build new plant in 2008 (Reuters, Henrique Almeida) "Peruvian subsidiary Cementos Otorongo will start building a new cement factory in 2008 with a production capacity of 650,000 tonnes of cement per year, the company said."
- Korean People's Struggle Supported by Peruvian Party Leader (North Korean Central News Agency) "Victor Oliva Miguel, general secretary of the Revolutionary Socialist Party of Peru, met the delegation of the Workers' Party of Korea led by Vice Department Director of its Central Committee Kim Thae Jong in Lima on March 22 and had a talk with him."