Demonstrators have been partly inspired by similar disquiet across South America.
The economic frustration in South America risks governments turning to Chinese-style tactics resulting in a struggle over the future of democracy, say Jeremy Adelman and Pablo Pryluka.MORE
Former chief rebel negotiator Luciano Marin appeared in a video alongside a group of some 20 heavily armed guerrillas.MORE
A court has allowed him to run despite a constitutional ban and referendum result against such a move.MORE
The daughter of former strongman Alberto Fujimori was arrested amid a money laundering probe.MORE
The ruling ratifies a 2015 sentence of four and a half years for embezzlement.MORE