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El Comercio names the senior Peruvian politicians involved in big Odebrecht scandal

... conversations (mostly “fake news” that at best has a tangential connection to realpolitik) in the name of “transparency”and “free speech.”UPDATE 16 Dec 17: As reported by The New York Times, Voice of America, and others, corruption scandals in Peru, Ecuador and other Latin republics have sparked a wave of political turbulence that channels populist outrage, and has resulted in the jailing of former leaders, the resignation of Ecuador's former vice president and calls for the U.S.-friendly president ...


Battle for the Andes

... three-dimensional radar stations (two long-range YLC-2V stations and two short-range YLC-18 stations). The $60-million deal was substantial for the small South American nation. However, in April 2013, it was reported that the Chinese radars were incompatible with Peruvian aeronautics and the deal was subsequently annulled. Ecuador demanded that China pay a compensation for terminating the contract and announced a new tender for the purchase of radar systems, which was eventually won by the Spanish Indra Sistemas. China has developed much closer relations with Bolivia on ...


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