Presidency of Congress goes to the right

26 July 2015

Of the 125 members of Congress who voted (out of a total of 130) on 26 July, there were 70 votes for Luis Iberico (from PPC-APP) and 55 votes for Vicente Zeballos (from Solidaridad Nacional). Iberico was backed, amongst others, by the Fujimorista bloc and APRA members of Congress. Zevallo had the support of Gana Perú, Perú Posible, Acción Popular-Frente Amplio, and some members of Dignidad y Democracia.

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