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Greenpeace Crosses the Line in Peru

Greenpeace Crosses the Line in Peru

Greenpeace crossed the line in Peru earlier this week by trespassing at the Nazca archeological site in order to pull off a publicity stunt. The environmental activists spelled out a message with large yellow banners which read: “Time for Change; The Future is Renewable.” Peruvians are infuriated by the actions of the trespassers whose footprints […]

Joran van der Sloot Stabbed in Prison – Or Was He?

Joran van der Sloot Stabbed in Prison – Or Was He?

The new wife of Joran van der Sloot claims that he was stabbed two times in a prison attack. CNN is reporting that Peru’s leading prison official denies the report, saying that the convicted killer’s wife is a “compulsive liar.” Van der Sloot has been a notorious figure in the United States since 2005, when he […]

Earthquake of 4.6 Magnitude Shakes Peru

Earthquake of 4.6 Magnitude Shakes Peru

An earthquake registering 4.6 magnitude that shook areas of Peru occurred just 38 kilometers from the Yunguyo, Moquegua, region of the country, according to early reports. The quake happened on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at UTC time 5:14 a.m., in a region known for its seismic activity. No tsunami warnings were issued and there have been […]

Joran van der Sloot Captures Another Woman

Joran van der Sloot Captures Another Woman

Joran van der Sloot is sly and cunning and has somehow captured yet another woman under his spell. The 26 year old convicted killer is serving a 28 year sentence in the maximum security prison, Piedras Gordes, in Lima, Peru. After his stint in Peru, he will be expected to be extradited to the U.S. […]

Ancient Peruvian Textiles Are Being Returned

Ancient Peruvian Textiles Are Being Returned

In an effort to make things right between the nations of Sweden and Peru, 90 pieces of ancient textiles made by the Paracas culture are being returned to their country of origin over the next seven years. In 1934, Swedish consul, Sven Karell, smuggled the fragile pieces out of Peru and into Sweden. One of […]

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