Javier Perez de Cuellar, Peruvian diplomat and U.N. chief, dies at 100

World Mar 5, 2020

Javier Perez de Cuellar, Peruvian diplomat and U.N. chief, dies at 100

Javier Perez de Cuellar, the two-term United Nations secretary-general who brokered a historic cease-fire between Iran and Iraq in 1988 and who in later life came out of retirement to help re-establish democracy in his Peruvian homeland, died Wednesday, Peru's foreign ministry said. He ...

World Dec 22, 2019

Two workers at Lima McDonald's killed by defective soda machine

A defective soda vending machine was responsible for the deaths of two McDonald's cleaners in Peru, the general manager for the Lima franchise told a local news station on Saturday night. Carlos Campos, 19, and Alexandra Porrasa, 18, died late Dec. 15 as they cleaned ...