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France 24 16 Nov 2020

"We demand transparency, we want justice!": Peru now has no president as crisis takes chaotic turn

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#Peru was without a president Monday after Congress failed to agree on a successor to interim leader Manuel #Merino, who resigned following days of street #protests against him. Merino announced he was stepping down Sunday, following an ultimatum from Congress for him to quit or face censure after a police crackdown on protesters left at least two dead and scores injured.


Peru has begun the week in the midst of a political crisis. A week of massive pro-democracy protests forced the interim president Manuel Merino to resign on Sunday. CGTN's Dan Collyns reports.
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