Peru's Alberto Fujimori is hospitalized due to heart trouble

Jul 8, 2017

Peru's Alberto Fujimori is hospitalized due to heart trouble

Peru’s jailed ex-leader Alberto Fujimori was taken to a hospital Friday after showing signs of hypertension and irregular heartbeat, his doctor said.The hospital trip comes on the same day that Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski said a potential pardon for Fujimori would not be ...

May 12, 2017

Peru's Fujimori is hospitalized over irregular heartbeat

Peru’s jailed ex-President Alberto Fujimori was admitted to a hospital for an irregular heartbeat on Thursday, his doctor said, in the latest of numerous health scares for the 78-year-old.Fujimori was jailed in 2007 for his role in killings by a death squad targeting supposed ...

Apr 10, 2017

Fujimori back in Peru prison after treatment

Peru’s jailed ex-President Alberto Fujimori spent a day in a hospital for back pain in the latest of a string of health scares before returning to prison on Sunday, media said.After 24 hours in a clinic where he had scans on his back, Fujimori, ...

/ Mar 18, 2017

Scientists grow potato under Mars-like conditions in Peru

Potatoes on Mars? Scientists are reporting promising results growing the tuber under conditions that mimic the Red Planet in an experiment in Peru linked to U.S. space agency NASA.“Preliminary results are positive,” the International Potato Center (CIP) said after a potato grew under simulated ...