Topic: Ollanta Humala
Analysts predict a tight June 5 runoff after this weekend's presidential vote. Left-wing candidate Ollanta Humala is expected to face Congresswoman Keiko Fujimori, daughter of the imprisoned former president Alberto Fujimori.
04/11/2011 01:47 pm
Eleven percent of the electorate was still undecided ahead of today's Peru election, a fact that could swing the vote away from leading candidate Ollanta Humala.
04/10/2011 10:39 am
In Pictures Peru elections
Imprisoned former President Alberto Fujimori, current President Alan García, and Nobel Prize in Literature recipient Mario Vargas Llosa are replicating, in some ways, their own electoral circus from 20 years ago.
04/08/2011 11:31 am
Peru lawmaker Keiko Fujimori strongly suggested Wednesday that if she is elected president in 2011, she would pardon her jailed father, former president Alberto Fujimori.
11/19/2009 12:00 am
Clashes with government forces left more than 30 dead last week, sparking concerns about a full-scale revolt. Protesters are fighting laws that would open their rainforest home to energy and agribusiness development.
06/11/2009 01:00 am
Venezuela withdrew its ambassador this week after Peru offered asylum to Chávez's political rival who faces corruption charges.
04/29/2009 01:00 am
Manuel Rosales, who ran against Chávez in 2006, is seeking asylum in Peru.
04/23/2009 01:00 am
A new constitution approved handily Sunday also risks dividing the nation.
01/27/2009 12:00 am
President Alan García presides over one of the region's fastest growth rates, but his approval rating sank to 26 percent this week because the poor say their lives aren't any better.
07/24/2008 01:00 am