News of political and institutional news in Latin American countries, especially when it concerns the health of their democracies.

Interamerican Watch Newsletter

Interamerican Watch Newsletter – Issue 26

Inter-American Watch Friday November 3rd, 2021 (Casto Ocando, Editor) Perú Peru prosecutors to question president Castillo amid impeachment threat Peruvian prosecutors have called President Pedro Castillo in for questioning as part of an investigation into the promotion of certain military officers, adding pressure on the socialist leader as legislators weigh an impeachment process. Al Jazeera:…

Interamerican Watch Newsletter

Interamerican Watch Newsletter – Issue 25

Inter-American Watch Wednesday, December 1st, 2021 (Casto Ocando, Editor) Peru Peru’s Comptroller Office: President Castillo’s secret meetings outside Presidential Palace affects government transparency The Office of the Comptroller of the Republic issued an ex officio orientation report on the unregistered activities carried out by President Pedro Castillo in the building of the Sarratea passage in…

Interamerican Watch Newsletter

Interamerican Watch Newsletter – Issue 23

Inter-American Watch Friday November 26th, 2021 (Casto Ocando, Editor) Perú Peru lawmakers present motion to impeach president Castilllo Opposition lawmakers in Peru, including from the party of narrowly defeated right-wing presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori, presented a motion in Congress on Thursday seeking to remove leftist President Pedro Castillo. The motion, citing “moral inability” to govern,…