Peru Congress opens way for impeachment of president


Congress and Peru is bolted to open impeachment proceedings against President Martine Vizcarra for moral incapacity, deepening the country's political and economic crisis. Mr. Vizcarra has denied any wrongdoing. Here's Leonardo Rocha. Mr Vizcarra has been accused of using public funds to hire a singer to the liver, pro government motivational talks while Peruvians faced economic hardship from the Corona virus crisis. The president's position became weaker after Congress received leaked all your recordings in which he appeared to discuss covering up alleged irregularities. Mr Vizcarra said his victim off a coup attempt by the opposition, which has a majority in Congress, 65 legislators voted against him. But that is well short of thie 87 votes, the opposition will need to force him out.

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