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Peru's Defense Minister Cateriano Named Prime Minister

Peru's president named Defense Minister Pedro Cateriano as prime minister on Thursday, replacing Ana Jara, who was thrown out of office by Congress earlier this week amid allegations of corruption. A survivor of the cabinet shakeup was Alonso Segura, Peru's market-friendly economy minister. His task this year is to attract investment to the country's key mining sector as a way of arresting the country's economic slowdown. Cateriano, a 56-year-old lawyer, had been...

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