Peru

Peru

Oil clean-up crews replace bathers on Peru beaches

At Miramar Beach in Peru's popular resort of Ancon, there are no bathers despite the summer heat. Instead, it teems with workers in coveralls cleaning up an oil spill

Floating barriers to protect the beaches from drifting oil are seen at the resort town of Ancon, Peru, on 21 January, 2022

Copa America 2021

Diaz stunner gives Colombia Copa 3rd place

It was a thrilling encounter that ebbed and flowed, with Yoshimar Yotun giving Peru a first half lead before Colombia captain Juan Cuadrado equalised early in the second period

Diaz stunner gives Colombia Copa 3rd place

Copa America 2021

Shoot-out hero Martinez takes Argentina to final

In the shoot-out, goalkeeper Martinez three times dived to his left to save penalties from center-backs Davinson Sanchez and Yerry Mina, as well as midfielder Edwin Cardona

Argentina beat Colombia in shoot-out to reach final

Copa America 2021

Neymar wants Brazil to face Argentina in final

Neymar said he hopes Argentina will be their opponents in the Copa America final and has no doubts that the hosts would come out on top against their fierce rivals

Neymar wants Brazil to face Argentina in final

Brazil beat Peru 1-0 to move into Copa America final

Brazil reached the Copa America final after a first-half goal from Lucas Paqueta -- his second in two games -- gave them a 1-0 win over Peru on Monday.

 Brazil's Neymar celebrates after the match with teammates

Copa America 2021

Peru down Paraguay on penalties to reach semi-finals

Paraguay captain Gustavo Gomez had opened the scoring in the 11th minute, but Gianluca Lapadula scored in the 21st and 40th to give Peru the lead

Peru down Paraguay on penalties to reach semi-finals

Copa 2021

Ten-man Brazil edge Chile 1-0 to set semi-final with Peru

Second-half substitute Paqueta made an instant impact, finding a gap in Chile’s defense and firing into the back of the net in the 47th minute to put Brazil up 1-0

Ten-man Brazil edge Chile 1-0 to set semi-final with Peru

Copa America 2021

Emotional Neymar inspires Brazil into quarters

It took Brazil 10 minutes to get a shot on goal, and when they did it came from the unlikely boot of defensive midfielder Fred, who fired over

Brazil’s Richarlison celebrates scoring their fourth goal with teammates in Copa America 2021 Group B match against Peru at Estadio Nilton Santos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on 17 June 2021

New Peruvian frog leaps into amphibian species ledger

Peruvian officials on Wednesday announced the discovery of a new species of frog, a spotted brown critter with an unusual eye colouring and no eardrum, in a natural park in the Amazon jungle

New Peruvian frog leaps into amphibian species ledger

New species of frog unearthed in Peruvian Amazon jungle

A new species of marsupial frog has been discovered in Peru's Amazon jungle, the state service for natural protected areas said on Monday.

Picture released by the Peruvian National Service of Protected Natural Areas (SERNANP) on 10 April, 2021 of a new species of marsupial frog found during a research study developed in the moorland and humid forest of the Cordillera de Colan, in a protected area of the Amazon region between 3,136 and 3,179 meters above sea level, in northeastern Peru
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