The history of Native Americans in Peru
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Note: The term Andean here is used loosely for states
that are to the West and South, even though they may spill into Amazonia.
Native Americans who tend to live within the boarders of these states
are classified there.
- Native Candidates in Peru
- By Edward H. Hammond III, 14 January 1995.
- Pronunciamiento: Los Pueblos Indigenas, Sus
Tierras y Sus Rios, Son Inseparables
- Por la Defensa de la Humanidad, 2 Mar 1995. News from
Peruvian Indians on Border War (in Spanish).
- Ashaninkas Displaced From Their Lands
- By Abraham Lama, IPS, 22 April 1998. The Ashaninka nation,
an ethnic community which managed to survive years of
violence involving Shining Path guerrillas and drug
traffickers, now face the threat of massive displacement
from their lands in the Peruvian forests.
- Colonisation Threatens the Ashaninka
- By Zoraida Portillo, IPS, 22 January 1999. Colonisers
authorised to live on Ashaninka ancestral lands in the
central forests of Peru threaten the survival of these
native people - the largest indigenous group in the