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U.S. Embassy returns to Lima International Book Fair

The United States Embassy in Peru participates in the 2019 Lima International Book Fair (FIL Lima) with a U.S.-library themed space that highlights the important role libraries play in their communities as a source for information and social integration. The space offers different services provided by public libraries in the United States. One section becomes ...
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Fourth deployment of the hospital ship USNS Comfort starts today in El Callao

This morning, the Ambassador of the United States, Krishna Urs, welcomed the United States Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort upon his arrival at the port of Callao. “This medical mission highlights the permanent ties that unite the government of the United States and Peru,” said Ambassador Urs, on the opening day of “Operation Brotherhood” (English ...
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Venezuela’s Independence Day – Message from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

On behalf of the people of the United States of America, I congratulate interim President Juan Guaido, the National Assembly, and the people of Venezuela as you celebrate the anniversary of your independence. Once again, the Venezuelan people are besieged by dictatorship, undesired foreign presence, and profiteers.  As in the time of Bolivar, Venezuela’s path to ...
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U.S. supports renovation of PNP Forensics Laboratory

U.S. Embassy Charge d’Affaires Mark Wells helped open the renovated Peruvian National Police (PNP) Forensics Laboratory in Callao and presented a donation of 25 motorcycles to the PNP. To date, the collaboration between the U.S. Government and the Police Region of Callao totals $2.1 million. Minister of the Interior retired PNP General Carlos Morán; General ...
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