Lima

Capital city in Peru

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Lima is the capital and the largest city of Peru. It is located in the valleys of the Chillón, Rímac and Lurín rivers, in the central coastal part of the country, overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Together with the seaport of Callao, it forms a contiguous urban area known as the Lima Metropolitan Area. With a population of more than 9 million, Lima is the most populous metropolitan area of Peru and the third-largest city in the Americas, behind São Paulo and Mexico City.

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Thousand of Peruvians said goodbye on Thursday in Lima to ex-president Alan Garcia -- who killed himself this week - in the second of three days of national..
Credit: Reuters - Published 2 days ago

President Martin Vizcarra announced the death on Twitter, saying that doctors in the capital city of Lima performed emergency surgery.
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Peru’s former president Alan Garcia died after shooting himself early on Wednesday just after police arrived at his home to arrest him in connection with a..
4 days ago • WorldNews
Peru's former president Alan Garcia died in a hospital in Lima on Wednesday, hours after shooting himself in the head to avoid arrest in connection with a..
Credit: Reuters - Published 4 days ago

Peru's former president Alan Garcia shot himself early on Wednesday after police arrived at his home in the capital Lima to arrest him in connection with a..
Credit: Reuters - Published 4 days ago

LIMA, PERU — Former Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has been hospitalized days after he was detained as part of a money laundering probe into his ties..
4 days ago • WorldNews

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