News of the day

11 November, 2020 12:00 AM printer

News of the day

Peru’s Congress voted Monday to impeach and oust President Martin Vizcarra over allegations he took kickbacks from developers while serving as a regional governor in 2014. After an impeachment trial that lasted nearly eight hours, the motion to remove the popular president was approved by 105 votes to 19, with four abstentions—far exceeding the 87 votes needed to impeach.


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