LIMA, July 2 (UPI) -- Protests over a $5 billion gold mining project that's set to drain three lakes in northern Peru's Cajamarca region are close to boiling point amid warnings of a repeat of last year's fatal confrontations with authorities.
SANTIAGO, Chile, June 13 (UPI) -- Latin America's Pacific littoral states Chile, Colombia and Peru will likely be key to cementing U.S. President Barack Obama's Trans Pacific Partnership, analysts say.
LIMA, March 26 (UPI) -- Peru is in talks with Spain and warplane suppliers as part of a low-budget plan to replace ageing air force aircraft with second-hand Eurofighters and other comparable fighters.
CUSCO, Peru, Aug. 22 (UPI) -- Peru is going ahead with the construction of a high-volume new airport at Cusco in southeastern Peru despite controversies over potential risks to the ecological treasures of Chinchero.
LIMA, July 20 (UPI) -- Peru's Catholic Church intervened in reconciliation talks between the government of President Ollanta Humala and activists protesting the $5 billion Conga copper and gold mine project.
LIMA, May 21 (UPI) -- Peru is going ahead with a $266 million upgrade of its fast aging combat aircraft while it considers how to keep its air force up to speed with changing technologies and modern warfare requirements.
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