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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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Peruvian president inoculated with Chinese Sinopharm vaccine

China.dot.org 10 Feb 2021
"Today I am getting vaccinated without fear but with confidence and hope, along with all of you who are going to be vaccinated," the president said at the Central Military Hospital in the capital Lima ... doses at 56 hospitals in Lima and Callao.".
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In Peru, people line up day and night for life-saving oxygen

Manila Standard Today 02 Feb 2021
People queue to refill their empty oxygen cylinders in Callao, Peru, on January 29, 2021 amid the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic ... In the night chill, they take cover in small tents, under blankets or sheets of cardboard outside Criogas, a small oxygen factory in the port city of El Callao near the capital Lima.
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COVID-19: Peruvians lining up day and night for oxygen

Taipei Times 02 Feb 2021
In the night chill, they take cover in small tents, under blankets or sheets of cardboard outside Criogas, a small oxygen factory in the port city of El Callao, near the capital, Lima ... At El Callao, people were willing to sleep rough for days on end, without bathroom access and some without food, to get their hands on the precious substance ... .
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Peruvians desperately seek oxygen refills as 2nd wave of coronavirus hits

La Prensa Latina 27 Jan 2021
In recent days, hundreds of empty green tanks have been lined up outside a medical oxygen distributor in Callao, a port city adjoining Peru’s capital, one of the regions of the country that will be placed under a new lockdown on Jan.
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Hospitals in Peru and Bolivia overflow as COVID-19 cases rise

Al Jazeera 06 Jan 2021
In neighbouring Peru, hospitals in the capital, Lima, and nearby Callao, which together serve a population of 10 million, had only 16 ICU beds with ventilators available early this week, according to a report from the Peruvian Ombudsman’s Office ... In the Colombian capital, Bogota, ...
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Peru and Bolivia see hospitals overflow, cases rise as fears of second wave grow

Yahoo Daily News 06 Jan 2021
In neighboring Peru, hospitals in the capital, Lima, and nearby Callao, which together service a population of 10 million, had only 16 ICU beds with ventilators available early this week, according to a report from the Peruvian Ombudsman's Office ... In the Colombian capital, ...
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Peru hits 5,000 coronavirus deaths

The Jakarta Post 05 Jun 2020
Shares. Peru hit 5,000 coronavirus deaths Thursday, according to the country's health ministry, as hospitals faced a lack of oxygen for seriously ill patients ... Some 70 percent of coronavirus cases have been in the capital Lima and the nearby port of Callao, home to a third of the country's 33 million people.  .  .   Topics . ... .
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Fears aired for trajectory in Americas

China Daily 03 Jun 2020
  ... Brazil, USA, Peru, Chile and Mexico," he said ... Among the worst-hit areas, the capital Lima had registered 103,020 cases, followed by the west-central province of Callao, with 12,495 cases, the Health Ministry said ... A lockdown is in effect through June 5 in the capital Santiago and the metropolitan area, the epicenter of the country's outbreak.
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Peru's COVID-19 cases top 170,000, deaths reach 4,634

China.dot.org 02 Jun 2020
Among the worst-hit areas, capital Lima has registered 103,020 cases, followed by the west-central province of Callao, ...
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Live COVID-19 updates: Peru's cases top 170,000, deaths reach 4,634

China.dot.org 02 Jun 2020
BEIJING, June 2 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - ... Among the worst-hit areas, capital Lima has registered 103,020 cases, followed by the west-central province of Callao, with 12,495 cases, the Health Ministry said in a statement. - - - - ... - - - - ... - - - - ... - - - - ... - - - - ... Enditem .
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Spotlight: Americas tormented by COVID-19, "still a killer virus"

Xinhua 02 Jun 2020
"INTENSE ZONES" ... Among the worst-hit areas, capital Lima has registered 103,020 cases, followed by the west-central province of Callao, with 12,495 cases, the Health Ministry said in a statement ... A lockdown is in effect in capital Santiago and the metropolitan area through June 5, as the region is the epicenter of the country's outbreak ... .
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