Peruvian president threatens to dissolve Congress unless anti-graft reforms passed

Peru's President Martin Vizcarra speaks during a television address to the nation, at the government palace in Lima, Peru May 29, 2019. Peruvian Presidency/Handout via REUTERS

LIMA (Reuters) – Peru’s president on Wednesday threatened to dissolve Congress unless his anti-graft proposals are passed, raising the stakes in a power struggle with the opposition that could usher in a new period of political turmoil in one of Latin America’s most stable economies. Invoking a constitutional measure that would authorize him to call […]

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