Republic of Peru


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Noun1.Republic of Peru - a republic in western South AmericaRepublic of Peru - a republic in western South America; achieved independence from Spain in 1821; was the heart of the Inca empire from the 12th to 16th centuries
Sendero Luminoso, Shining Path, SL - a terrorist group formed in Peru in the late 1960s as a splinter group from the communist party of Peru; is among the most ruthless guerilla organizations in the world; seeks to destroy Peruvian institutions and replace them with a Maoist peasant regime; is involved in the cocaine trade; "Shining Path has been responsible for 30,000 deaths"
Movimiento Revolucionario Tupac Anaru, MRTA, Tupac Amaru Revolutionary Movement - a Marxist-Leninist terrorist organization in Peru; was formed in 1983 to overthrow the Peruvian government and replace it with a Marxist regime; has connections with the ELN in Bolivia
OAS, Organization of American States - an association including most countries in the western hemisphere; created in 1948 to promote military and economic and social and cultural cooperation
Inka, Inca - the small group of Quechua living in the Cuzco Valley in Peru who established hegemony over their neighbors in order to create an empire that lasted from about 1100 until the Spanish conquest in the early 1530s
Arequipa - a city in southern Peru founded in 1540 on the site of an ancient Inca city
capital of Peru, Lima - capital and largest city and economic center of Peru; located in western Peru; was capital of the Spanish empire in the New World until the 19th century
Machu Picchu - Inca fortress city in the Andes in Peru discovered in 1911; it may have been built in the 15th century
El Misti - the world's 2nd largest active volcano; located in the Andes in southern Peru
Huainaputina - an inactive volcano in the Andes in southern Peru; last erupted in 1783
Amazon River, Amazon - a major South American river; arises in the Andes and flows eastward into the South Atlantic; the world's 2nd longest river (4000 miles)
Andes - a mountain range in South America running 5000 miles along the Pacific coast
Coropuna - a mountain peak in the Andes in Peru (21,083 feet high)
Huascaran - a mountain in the Andes in Peru (22,205 feet high)
South America - a continent in the western hemisphere connected to North America by the Isthmus of Panama
Yerupaja - a mountain peak in the Andes in Peru (21,709 feet high)
Peruvian - a native or inhabitant of Peru
Translations
Republik Peru
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Agreement of Inter-institutional Cooperation between the Administrative Department of the Public Function of Colombia and the Presidency of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Peru.
Hossam bin Abdulmohsen Al-Anqari headed the bureau's delegation participating in the celebration organized by Supreme Audit Organization of the Republic of Peru on the occasion of 40th anniversary of Foundation of Lima declaration being held here during the period from 17-18 / 3 / 1439H .
At that time, Glencore announced that it intended to make an offer to all of Volcan's shareholders via a public tender offer or oferta pAaAaAeAa*blica de adquisicion de acciones subject to the laws and regulatio of the Republic of Peru for up to 48.
At that time, Glencore announced that it intended to make an offer to all of Volcan's shareholders via a public tender offer or oferta pAaAaAeA blica de adquisiciAaAaAeA n de acciones subject to the laws and regulat of the Republic of Peru for up to 48.
ISLAMABAD -- Chairperson Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP), Marvi Memon represented Pakistan in the Regional Seminar on Shock Responsive Social Protection organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Development and Social Inclusion (MIDIS) of the Republic of Peru and the Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean of the World Food Programme in Peru.
Khartoum, May 23(SUNA)-Ambassador Ahmed Yousif Mohamed presented his credentials to President of the Republic of Peru, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, as Sudan Extraordinary Ambassador and Plenipotentiary at Republic of Peru.
Ahmed bin Abdullah al- Busaidi, Director of OPS said that the exhibition includes 36 photographs for 23 women photographers from 13 countries, including the Sultanate, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Republic of South Africa, Republic of Cyprus, Republic of Italy, Luxembourg, the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Republic of Peru, Republic of Slovenia and the Republic of Sri Lanka.
Uriel Norman Garibay as ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to the Republic of Kenya with concurrent jurisdiction over the Republic of Burundi, Union of the Comoros, Republic of Malawi, Republic of Rwanda, Republic of Seychelles, Federal Republic of Somalia, United Republic of Tanzania, Republic of Uganda, Republic of South Sudan and permanent representative to the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) and United Nations Human Settlements Programme; and Lilybeth Deapera as ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to the Republic of Chile with concurrent jurisdiction over the Republic of Peru and the Republic of Ecuador.
On the sidelines of International Monetary Fund meeting held in the Republic of Peru last month, he was given an award for being the best governor of a central bank in the Middle East and North Africa.
Kuwaiti Non-Resident and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to Peru Reem Mohammed Al-Khaled told KUNA by telephone late Wednesday that the parliamentarian delegation will meet with a number of counterparts in the Congress of the Republic of Peru as well as several officials from the ministries of foreign and educational affairs, seeking to enhance bilateral relations in various fields.
The Republic of Peru celebrates the anniversary of its independence today.
Al Buainain welcomed the Peruvian Ambassador, and hailed friendship ties bonding the Kingdom of Bahrain and the Republic of Peru.