WORLD Peruvian president says to leave office following Congress' removal vote

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Peruvian president says to leave office following Congress' removal vote

Xinhua

10:58, November 10, 2020

Photo: Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra gives a farewell statement to the press before leaving the presidential Palace in Lima. /AFP

LIMA, Nov. 9 (Xinhua) -- Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra said on Monday night that he will not challenge the Congress' impeachment decision and will "leave the presidential palace today."

Vizcarra made the remarks in a speech following a vote by the Congress to impeach him over bribery allegations.


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