Peru

  • Peru removed as host of 2023 FIFA Under-17 World Cup

    FIFA announced that it had withdrawn Peru's hosting rights to the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2023™. The decision was made following extensive discussions between FIFA and the Peruvian Football Federation (FPF). The reasons for the withdrawal of Peru's hosting rights...

    Published On April 6th, 2023
  • Nearly 600 sea lions die due to bird flu outbreak in Peru

    Peru reported the death of 585 sea lions and 55,000 wild birds due to the H5N1 bird flu virus in recent weeks. Following the discovery of 55,000 dead birds in eight protected coastal areas, rangers found the bird flu that...

    Published On February 9th, 2023
  • Peru Gets its First Female President After Pedro Castillo is Impeached

    Dina Boluarte became Peru's first female president amid a political maelstrom when her predecessor and former boss Pedro Castillo was ousted in an impeachment trial and detained by police after he tried to illegally shut down Congress. Buy Prime Test Series...

    Published On December 8th, 2022