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Traditional fishermen demoralized by Peru oil spill after freak waves

Manila Standard 21 Jan 2022
Callao, Peru—Hundreds of traditional fisherman living just outside the Peruvian capital fear their livelihoods are ruined following an oil spill caused by a volcanic eruption thousands of miles away ... Traditional fishermen use small scale, low technology, low capital practices, mostly from the beach or rocks.
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Fishermen protest after eruption causes oil spill in Peru

Springfield News-Sun 19 Jan 2022
The men gathered outside the refinery in the province of Callao near Lima’s capital ... A cyclist shows his oil-covered hands after stopping to put them into the polluted water on Cavero beach in Ventanilla, Callao, Peru, Tuesday, Jan ... A youth cycles over oil-stained sand on Cavero beach in Ventanilla, Callao, Peru, Tuesday, Jan.
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Tonga volcano eruption sparks oil spill in Peru

Metro UK 19 Jan 2022
The spill occurred when a tanker was hit by freak waves while unloading (Picture ... The Pampilla Refinery, part of the Spanish company Repsol, branded the spill off the coast of Callao and Ventanilla districts near the capital Lima ‘limited’ ... Oil floating in the water off Cavero beach in Ventanilla, Callao is likely to be harmful to wildlife (Picture.
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Waves From Eruption in Tonga Cause Oil Spill in Peru

The Epoch Times 19 Jan 2022
La Pampilla refinery, in the province of Callao near Lima's capital, belongs to the Spanish company Repsol. It's considered the main oil processing plant in Peru ... In Peru, two people drowned ....
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Peru fishers protest oil spill after eruption

Taipei Times 19 Jan 2022
TONGA VOLCANO. Strong waves caused a boat to spill an estimated 6,000 barrels of oil on the Peruvian coast, killing an area rich in marine biodiversity. AP, LIMA ... The men gathered outside the refinery in the province of Callao near Lima’s capital ... They demanded to speak with company representatives, but no executive had approached them ... .
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AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EST

Reflector 19 Jan 2022
US faces wave of omicron deaths in coming weeks, models say. The fast-moving omicron variant may cause less severe disease on average, but COVID-19 deaths in the U.S ... The seven-day rolling average for daily new COVID-19 deaths in the U.S ... The U.S ... 6 panel ... White House ... The men gathered outside the refinery in the province of Callao near Lima’s capital ... .
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AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EST

The Morganton News Herald 19 Jan 2022
US faces wave of omicron deaths in coming weeks, models say. The fast-moving omicron variant may cause less severe disease on average, but COVID-19 deaths in the U.S ... The seven-day rolling average for daily new COVID-19 deaths in the U.S ... The U.S ... 6 panel ... White House ... The men gathered outside the refinery in the province of Callao near Lima’s capital ... .
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A2 Briefs

News-Press Now 19 Jan 2022
Fishermen protest after eruption causes oil spill in Peru. LIMA, Peru ... The men gathered outside the refinery in the province of Callao near Lima's capital. Peru's environment minister, Rubén Ramírez, told reporters that authorities estimate 6,000 barrels of oil were spilled in the area rich in marine biodiversity ... HONG KONG ... According to the U.S ... 9 ... .
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Scientists warn Tonga eruption may damage environment for years

Al Jazeera 18 Jan 2022
There is likely to be acid rain around Tonga for a while to come,” Shane Cronin, a volcanologist at the University of Auckland, told Reuters news agency ... (Al Jazeera) Marine life ... Freak waves ... Peruvian authorities sealed off three beaches on Monday after a “limited spill” of oil off the coast of Callao and Ventanilla districts near the capital, Lima.
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Waves from eruption in Tonga cause an oil spill in Peru

Wtop 17 Jan 2022
La Pampilla refinery, in the province of Callao near Lima’s capital, belongs to the Spanish company Repsol. It’s considered the main oil processing plant in Peru ... Source .
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Peru registers 71 total cases of Omicron variant

China.dot.org 27 Dec 2021
LIMA, Dec ... Most Omicron cases in the country have been concentrated in the Lima metropolitan area and Callao, a port city near the capital, though it is likely already present in other regions ... Enditem .
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Abimael Guzmán: Peru ponders fate of Shining Path leader's body

BBC News 13 Sep 2021
He died just a day short of the 29th anniversary of his capture in the capital, Lima, and his body is currently in a morgue in the city of Callao ... On Sunday, a court in Callao rejected a request filed by Iparraguirre to have her husband's body handed over to a former Shining ...
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Leader and founder of Peruvian Shining Path rebel group dies in prison

Democratic Underground 11 Sep 2021
El Callao Naval Base is about 15 kilometers east of Peru's capital, Lima.Under Guzman's leadership, the group declared war on the Peruvian government in 1980, carrying out bombings and assassination operations, which by official accounts killed more than 30,000 Peruvians during the next 20 years.
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Hispanic South America’s forgotten first-ever train turns 170

La Prensa Latina 17 May 2021
The train line, connecting the capital Lima with the coastal city of Callao, was launched 30 years after the country had won its independence from Spain thanks to English private investments ... Callao port in just 28 minutes, much faster than through the Lima’s chaotic road traffic.
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SANMAR Delivers High-Performance Tug for SAAM’s New Service in Peru

The Maritime Executive 29 Apr 2021
It will join the SAAM Towage tug Valkyria which recently started operating a new service from the Port of Callao, 12km from the Peruvian capital of Lima ... the power and size that perfectly suits the requirements for the Port of Callao and, primarily, our Clients operating there.
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