Peru: It's the Economy

As Peruvians prepare to elect a new president and congress on April 9, the main surprise so far has been the emergence of the ‘anti-system’ candidate, Ollanta Humala. A rank outsider until campaigning began in October, Humala has been pacing the front- runner Lourdes Flores since emerging in second place at the end of last year.

The World Today Published 1 April 2006 Updated 15 October 2020 4 minute READ

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