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#Peru

# peru - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday The 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

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From TheJournal.ie Court presses Peru two for details of gang members Peru

Court presses Peru two for details of gang members

Last week a prosecutor said they would need to give a fuller confession if they expected to have their sentences reduced.

# peru - Thursday 26 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Thursday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

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From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday The 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

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From TheJournal.ie Prosecutor rejects Peru two guilty plea Peru

Prosecutor rejects Peru two guilty plea

The prosecutor said the women would need to give more details and fully acknowledge their guilt.

# peru - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday The 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

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From TheJournal.ie Peru pair face sentences of six years and 8 months Michaella McCollum Connolly

Peru pair face sentences of six years and 8 months

Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reid entered guilty pleas at a court hearing last night.

# peru - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Michaella McCollum Connolly pleads guilty to drug offences in Peru Peru

Michaella McCollum Connolly pleads guilty to drug offences in Peru

She now faces a minimum of six years and eight months in prison with no parole.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Tuesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

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From TheJournal.ie Michaella McCollum Connolly to plead guilty to drug trafficking charges Peru

Michaella McCollum Connolly to plead guilty to drug trafficking charges

The Monaghan-born woman, accused of trying to smuggle drugs from Peru to Spain, is hoping to receive a shorter sentence in return for entering a guilty plea.

# peru - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Michaella McCollum Connolly 'could plead guilty' Peru

Michaella McCollum Connolly 'could plead guilty'

Meanwhile, £2,616 has been raised by a fund set up by McCollum Connolly’s sister.

# peru - Sunday 15 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Michaella co-accused to plead guilty - reports Michaella McCollum Connolly

Michaella co-accused to plead guilty - reports

A guilty plea would ensure Melissa Reid a shorter sentence.

# peru - Monday 9 September, 2013

Nappy thrown at 'keeper as Peruvian Primera Division game gets dirty

There’s no place in football for filth like this.

# peru - Sunday 8 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Peru's coca growers being encouraged to switch to... coffee plants Peru

Peru's coca growers being encouraged to switch to... coffee plants

Not a bad idea in the fight against drugs – but low prices and coffee plant diseases getting in the way.

# peru - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Web effort to help Irish woman arrested in Peru raises just over £700 Mccollum Connolly

Web effort to help Irish woman arrested in Peru raises just over £700

Set up by her sister, the fund for Michaella McCollum Connolly aims to raise £20,000.

# peru - Sunday 1 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The Peru two to consider their plea and the story of their kidnap and arrest Drug Trafficking

The Peru two to consider their plea and the story of their kidnap and arrest

Michaella McCollum Connolly’s lawyer also outlined the chain of events that led to her arrest.

# peru - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Michaella is "in good spirits, but very frightened for the future" - solicitor Michaela McCollum Connolly

Michaella is "in good spirits, but very frightened for the future" - solicitor

Michaella will be moved to a permanent jail in the next 24 hours, her solicitor says, but prisons in Peru are rife with TB and HIV.

# peru - Friday 23 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie PICS: Michaella and Melissa arrive in jail, and their wish list revealed Peru This post contains images

PICS: Michaella and Melissa arrive in jail, and their wish list revealed

Toilet roll, Pringles, Oreos and a sports bra, were among some of the items requested as well as stamps and envelopes to write letters home.

# peru - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie PICS: Michaella and Melissa refused bail and head to Peruvian jail Drug Trafficking This post contains images

PICS: Michaella and Melissa refused bail and head to Peruvian jail

The pair were arrested two weeks ago at Lima’s international airport with 11 kilograms of cocaine.

From TheJournal.ie Irish woman Michaella McCollum Connolly to plead 'not guilty' Peru

Irish woman Michaella McCollum Connolly to plead 'not guilty'

Local media in Peru are reporting that the Irish and British women were recruited by a Lima-based drug trafficking ring.

# peru - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Tuesday 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

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From TheJournal.ie PICS: Michaella and Melissa arrive in Peruvian court over drug trafficking charges Drug Trafficking This post contains images

PICS: Michaella and Melissa arrive in Peruvian court over drug trafficking charges

Connolly’s lawyer Peter Madden said the Tyrone woman would be protesting her innocence.

# peru - Monday 19 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Michaella's brother visits her in Peruvian police custody ahead of trial Peru

Michaella's brother visits her in Peruvian police custody ahead of trial

He visited his sister at the national police anti-drug headquarters where Michaella and her companion Melissa Reid are being held.

# peru - Sunday 18 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Drones not just for spying - they spot ancient ruins too Peru

Drones not just for spying - they spot ancient ruins too

The spy craft are not just being used in war and military surveillance – in Peru, they are studying ancient ruins.

# peru - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Straight from Machu Picchu in Peru, it's the Mayo 4 Sam girls

First Hernán Cortés conquers the place, then these ladies from Ballina show up.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

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From TheJournal.ie Irish man turned down 10k to work as a drug mule in Ibiza Drugs

Irish man turned down 10k to work as a drug mule in Ibiza

“I was offered to do a trip and offered €10,000 for a flight over to Benalmadena with 1kg,” said Lee.

# peru - Friday 16 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Irish priest in Lima: Michaella was 'conned' and prisons are 'violent' Drugs

Irish priest in Lima: Michaella was 'conned' and prisons are 'violent'

Michaella McCollum Connolly’s solicitor has flown to Peru ahead of today’s preliminary court hearing.

# peru - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie “I don’t really want to talk to any journalist at any stage” – Michaella McCollum Connolly Michaella McCollum Connolly

“I don’t really want to talk to any journalist at any stage” – Michaella McCollum Connolly

In a video posted last night, Michaella says that she is not being given enough to drink.

From TheJournal.ie Michaella and Melissa's court appearance delayed in Peru Michaella McCollum Connolly

Michaella and Melissa's court appearance delayed in Peru

The pair have been visited by the former honorary consul of Ireland in Peru and Archbishop of Lima Seán Walsh.

# peru - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Michaella says she's innocent, optimistic about court and misses home Peru

Michaella says she's innocent, optimistic about court and misses home

The 20-year-old Irish woman and her British friend Melissa Reid are due in court court tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Tuesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

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# peru - Monday 12 August, 2013

Goalkeepers, stop trying to play football! Eejit This post contains videos

Goalkeepers, stop trying to play football!

You know this won’t end well, right?

# peru - Sunday 11 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Here Is What Happened Today: Sunday News Fix

Here Is What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about Michaella McCollum Connolly, the controversial Republican parade and the 14 people rescued at sea.

From TheJournal.ie 'Missing' Michaella McCollum Connolly visited by British embassy in Peru Cocaine

'Missing' Michaella McCollum Connolly visited by British embassy in Peru

The larger the amount of drugs the longer the sentence in Peru, and if convicted, the women could face up to 25 years in prison.

# peru - Saturday 10 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Irish woman missing in Ibiza found and arrested in Peru over drugs find Michaella Connolly

Irish woman missing in Ibiza found and arrested in Peru over drugs find

Michaella McCollum Connolly, 20, from Belfast and a companion were found at Jorge Chavez airport trying to board a flight to Madrid.

# peru - Monday 8 July, 2013

Watch as goalkeeper Penny drops clanger Dropped This post contains videos

Watch as goalkeeper Penny drops clanger

Go home Diego Penny, you’re terrible.

# peru - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Disney invests in Peru to prevent deforestation Disney

Disney invests in Peru to prevent deforestation

The Walt Disney Company has bought $3.5 million in carbon credits to prevent the destruction of a jungle in the country’s Amazon as part of a project that started in 2009.

# peru - Saturday 2 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning! Here are the nine things you need to know as you begin your day.

# peru - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie 27 juvenile inmates escape from Peruvian jail Peru

27 juvenile inmates escape from Peruvian jail

The inmates, who broke out in two groups, took advantage of distractions over the New Year period to make a run for it.