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[Breaking] Protests: Peru’s President resigns 5 days after taking office

[Breaking] Protests: Peru’s President resigns 5 days after taking office

Peru’s President Manuel Merino resigned Sunday, just five days after taking office, sparking celebrations in the capital Lima following street protests against him and the ousting of his popular predecessor. “I want to let the whole country know that I’m resigning,” Merino said in a televised address, a day after a police crackdown on protesters […]