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Report: Peru Arrested Hezbollah Operative Planning Attacks on Israelis, Jews
World  (tags: Peru, Hizbollah terrorism )

David
- 20 days ago - jpost.com
Arrested a Hezbollah member who was allegedly planning to carry out attacks against Israeli and Jewish targets in the South American country. Lebanese national who was arrested after police found that he had explosives in his Lima home.
This Week in Pictures
World  (tags: Fukushima, Peru, DC, NY, California, India, Bali, CAR )

Nancy
- 190 days ago - nbcnews.com
Events of the week.
Stop Peru's Deadly Gas Project ACTION
World  (tags: indigenous people's rights, society, uncontacted indians, world, Peru, humanrights, conflict )

Nancy
- 297 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Uncontacted Indians' lives are held hostage by many greedy projects across the globe. Here's a way to get involved.
Peru No. 1 Source Of US Counterfeit Money; It's 'Much More Profitable Than Cocaine'
World  (tags: Peru, U.S., counterfeit money, cheap labor, law enforcement, society, world, humans, news, interesting )

CarrieSIC
- 442 days ago - latintimes.com
Peru has over taken Colombia as the number one distributor of counterfeit United States money. A police colonel in Lima, Peru was involved in a raid on a counterfeiting ring and was surprised to discover the counterfeiting skills of a 13 year-old arrested
PERU: Proof of Uncontacted Indians Is Serious Blow to Oil Giant
World  (tags: illegal logging, deforestation, Brazil, uncontacted tribes, native rights, rainforests, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, Peru, habitat, ecosystems, wildlife )

Cal
- 468 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Many of the local Matsés Indians believe the uncontacted Indians are related to their tribe. They strongly reject Pacific Rubiales' work in the proposed reserve.
Please Sign!! Protect Peru's Uncontacted Tribes From Logging and Invasion
World  (tags: humanrights, peru, uncontacted tribes, oil workers, illegal loggers, devastating impact, humans, conflict, government, freedoms )

Tamara
- 529 days ago - takepart.com
Contact with outsiders can have a devastating impact on uncontacted tribes in remote areas. Tell Peru's President Humala to stop oil workers and illegal loggers from invading the lands of uncontacted tribes in Peru.
Peru : Highest Child Labour Rate in the Americas.
World  (tags: peru, slavery, child labour, corporate, corruption, abuse, dishonesty, money, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', HumanRights, children, women, protection, risks, safety )

Xil
- 827 days ago - aljazeera.com
Officially the practice is banned, but many poor families rely on the money their children earn. Of the nation's three million child labourers, aged between five and 17, 70 per cent of them are engaging in activities that endanger their lives.
Dirty Gold Mine Leaving Peruvians High and Dry ACTION LINK
World  (tags: world, violence, humanrights, Peru, crime, ecosystems, environment, water, habitatdestruction, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 862 days ago - care2.com
President Ollanta Humala's government has declared a state of emergency for three provinces and is using force to suppress protests. Five people were shot dead by the military, among them two minors. Numerous others were seriously injured and randomly...
Peru Launches Project to Fight Child Labour
World  (tags: world, children, child labor, PEru, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, society, news, freedoms )

Cal
- 863 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Peru is using money donated by the United States to set up a pilot project to reduce the use of child labour.
Peru: On the Hunt for Shining Path Rebels
World  (tags: world, terrorism, politics, society, Peru, Shining Path guerillas, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', conflict, violence, news )

Cal
- 949 days ago - globalpost.com
Dozens of hostages were set free, but President Ollanta Humala has ordered the capture of the guerrilla fighters responsible.
TAKE ACTION! Demand Justice for Murdered Peruvian Shamans!
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, corruption, conflict, death, government, HumanRights, terrorism, violence, peru, indigenous people, indigenous rights )

William
- 1140 days ago - shamanism.org
We have just learned that over the last 20 months 14 shamans have been murdered in Peru's region of Loreto. The provincial prosecutor's office said that the murders were allegedly ordered by the mayor of Balsa Puerto, Alfredo Torres.
PETITION: Demand Justice for Murdered Peruvian Shamans!
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, crime, death, government, HumanRights, terrorism, violence, peru, indigenous people, indigenous rights )

William
- 1141 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We have just learned that over the last 20 months 14 shamans have been murdered in Peru's region of Loreto. The provincial prosecutor's office said that the murders were allegedly ordered by the mayor of Balsa Puerto, Alfredo Torres.
Peru Leads the Way for Latin America's Indigenous Communities
World  (tags: Peru, Chevron, indigenous people, human rights, corporate greed )

Nancy
- 1167 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Against the wider backdrop of a struggle that pits the ancestral owners of untapped natural resources against greedy governments and corporations, Peru's new law on the right of indigenous people to prior consultation may set a regional precedent in avoi
ACTION ALERT: Save Indigenous Peoples - Tribes and Campaigns
World  (tags: ACTION ALERT: Sign letter, Campaign, Human rights, Indigenous peoples, tribes, culture, conservation, disease, rainforests, survival, Africa, Amazon, Brazil, India, Peru, world )

Rosemary
- 1187 days ago - survivalinternational.org
This action alert from Survival International asks human beings on our planet to save Indigenous Tribal peoples at risk for extinction due to diseases, logging and lack of protection. Please click on every tribe and simply sign your name for each tribe.
PERU: Humala Promises Boom Will Reach Poor
World  (tags: world, politics, Peru, Humala, news, society, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, freedoms )

Cal
- 1212 days ago - ipsnews.net
The new president of Peru, retired lieutenant colonel Ollanta Humala, promised to make the fight against poverty and marginalisation the top priority of his administration.
 

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