Demonstrators, many of them supporters of former leader Pedro Castillo, have for days demanded that Peru hold elections. Photo: AP
Demonstrators, many of them supporters of former leader Pedro Castillo, have for days demanded that Peru hold elections. Photo: AP
Peru

Peru President Dina Boluarte proposes moving up elections amid protests

  • Peru’s President Dina Boluarte will submit a bill to bring general elections forward two years to April 2024
  • It comes amid tensions in the Andean nation following the ouster last week of former leader Pedro Castillo

Demonstrators, many of them supporters of former leader Pedro Castillo, have for days demanded that Peru hold elections. Photo: AP
Demonstrators, many of them supporters of former leader Pedro Castillo, have for days demanded that Peru hold elections. Photo: AP
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