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  Reservations, Declarations, Objections and Derogations - CCPR - Peru
Department of Huánuco (Province of Ambo and District of Monzón of the Province of Huamaliés).
Department of Huánuco (Provinces of Ambo and Leoncio Prado; Districts of Monzón of the Province of Huamalíes and Cholón of the Province of Marañón).
Department of Huánuco: Ambo and Leoncio Prado, District of Monzón (Province of Huamaliés) and District of Cholón (province of Marañón);
www.bayefsky.com /html/peru_t2_ccpr.php   (8019 words)

 Callao - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Callao is located west of Lima, the country's capital, and is part of the Lima Metropolitan Area, a large metropolis that concentrates almost one-third of Peru's population.
Callao borders Lima Province on the north, east and south, and the Pacific Ocean on the west.
Callao is built on and around a peninsula, the district of La Punta, once a wealthy residential neighborhood.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Callao   (748 words)

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The department includes the city and its environs, Bellavista and La Punta, and the neighbouring islands, San Lorenzo, Fronton, the Palominos, andc., and covers an area of 141 sq.
Callao is the principal port of the republic, its harbour being a large bay sheltered by a tongue of land on the south called La Punta, and by the islands of San Lorenzo and Fronton.
The importance of Callao in colonial times, when it was the only open port south of Panama, did not continue under the new political order, because of the unsettled state of public affairs and the loss of its monopoly.
encyclopedia.jrank.org /correction/edit?locale=en&content_id=12759   (971 words)

 CALLAO - Online Information article about CALLAO
Glasgow and was sent out to Callao in 1863.
dates from 1836, when it was made a coast department.
Nunez on the 2nd of May 1866, when there were heavy losses both in lives and material.
encyclopedia.jrank.org /CAL_CAR/CALLAO.html   (1346 words)

 4. International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights New York, 16 December 1966   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The Government of Colombia had declared a breach of the peace and a state of siege in the territory of the Departments of Caquetá, Huila, Meta and Cauca in response to the activities in those Departments of armed groups which were seeking to undermine the constitutional system by means of repeated publidisturbances.
Establishment and extension of the State of emergency in various districts, provinces and departments of Peru, indicating that the measures were prompted by the persistence this year of instances of civil unrest.
Transmission of Supreme Decree No. 062-2003-PCM of 25 June 2003, which lifts the the state of emergency in the national territory, except in the departments of Junín, Ayacucho and Apurimac and the province of La Convención, department of Cusco, where the state of emergency is extended for a period of 30 days.
www.ohchr.org /english/countries/ratification/4_3.htm   (12885 words)

 Callao province (Peru)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Callao, city and department use a light blue flag, sometimes with its coat of arms in the center.
Callao is not a department but a constitutional province.
The motto means «The loyal and generous City of »the« Callao, refuge of the Law and of the Liberty».
www.fotw.us /flags/pe-cal.html   (85 words)

 Down Home
The old truck, which was retired shortly after the fire department started and newer equipment purchased, was restored by members of the Callao Fire Department in 1971.
Callao Supply owner Phillip Edwin Deitz is the third generation to own the hardware store, located on U.S. Rt.
The Callao Ruritan Club sponsors a spring and fall tractor pull and entices folks from near and far to participate in their Memorial Day Bull Roast.
www.co-opliving.com /coopliving/issues/2002/August/downhome.htm   (2471 words)

 Gunboat Callao
The gunboat CALLAO was captured by the United States Navy early in the Spanish American War and was subsequently used by the U.S. Navy.The vessel was used by the Americans in the final attack on Manila on August13, 1898
CALLAO was built at Cavite, Philippines as a gunboat for the Spanish navy.
Her crew was not aware that war had been declared or that the Spanish squadron had been destroyed at Cavite in the Battle of Manila Bay/Cavite on May 1, 1898.
www.spanamwar.com /callao.htm   (526 words)

 Peru: Torture and ill-treatment: Time to put words into practice
The corpse was identified as that of Alejandro Trujillo.
In February 2001 the prosecutor in charge of the case rejected the charges of torture and charged the police officer with preterintentional (unpremeditated) murder (an act which results in greater harm than that intended or planned, and in a murder case is considered a mitigating circumstance).
He was serving in the military base of El Pato, Talara town, Piura department, when he was accused on 23 July 2000 of taking part in a robbery in the houses located within the military base, an area which he was responsible for guarding.
www.amnestyusa.org /regions/americas/document.do?id=61281031DF20D72480256BD400441E35   (18185 words)

 PROINVERSION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The administrative divisions of the country are 24 Departments and 1 Constitutional Province, Callao.
Each Department is composed of Provinces, which total 180 (Callao included); and those are integrated by Districts, which total 1,747.
The Republic main city is Lima, over 153 m.o.s.l, and it is located in the Department with the same name.
www.proinversion.gob.pe /English/peruvista/cont_2.htm   (116 words)

 United States Department of State Microfilm at the Benson Collection
This Biblionoticias is a compilation of all microfilm copies of United States Department of State records currently held by the Benson Latin American Collection.
Records of the Department of State relating to internal political and national defense affairs of Brazil, 1955-1959.
Records of the Department of State relating to political relations between the United States and the Dominican Republic, 1945-1959.
www.lib.utexas.edu /benson/bibnot/bn-105.html   (4284 words)

 Budget squeeze / Elimination of summer programs leaves parents scrambling for day care   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Callao is one of hundreds of parents left in the lurch after the district announced recently that it would have to eliminate all elementary summer school programs because of a 95 percent cut in state funds for the program.
For recreational programs, General Manager Elizabeth Goldstein said the parks department is willing to work with the school district to expand its popular summer programs or come up with new ones.
But the task would be challenging because of her department's budget cuts, she said.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2003/03/17/BA50179.DTL&type=printable   (1037 words)

 Perú, Landmine Monitor Report 2004
Electrical towers of the interconnected electrical energy transmission system in the departments of Ica, Huancavelica, Junín and Lima were mined between 1989 and 1993, as was public infrastructure in the departments of Cajamarca, Lima, Puno, and in the Constitutional province of El Callao (Lima’s port) between 1993 and 1996.
The threat of displacement is greatest in the jungle regions of Amazonas department because of the heavy rains.
The department in which these areas are located was not specified in the Article 7 report, but a document provided to Landmine Monitor by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs indicates that the areas are in the department of Tumbes.
www.icbl.org /lm/2004/peru   (8337 words)

 Trafico on Line Peru Travel Agency Moquegua
The department of Moquegua is located in the southwestern part of the country.
The region in which the department of Moquegua is located today was inhabited before the arrival of the Incas.
This beautiful province of the department is located in a gorgeous bay, resting on top of underground rocks.
www.traficoperu.com /english/ciud19.htm   (1065 words)

 Civilian Ships--Callao (Peruvian Freighter, 1913-1914)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Callao, an 8226 gross ton freighter, was built at Stettin, Germany, in 1913-1914 as the S.S. Sierra Cordoba.
Placed in commission at that time as USS Callao (ID # 4036), she transported World War I veterans and other personnel back to the U.S. from France, making two voyages for this purpose from late June to early September 1919.
USS Callao was decommissioned later in September and returned to the Shipping Board.
www.history.navy.mil /photos/sh-civil/civsh-c/callao.htm   (265 words)

These reports will be received in Lima and Callao directly by DIQPF and in the rest of the national territory by the operational drug control units of the National Police of Peru.
In Lima and Callao the verification procedure will be carried out by the DIQPF; the regional administrative authorities will carry it out within their jurisdiction, and the drug control and operational units of the PNP will do so in the rest of the country.
The second and final administrative authority for awarding administrative penalties is the National Industry Director in Lima and Callao, or the hierarchical superior of the regional authority which imposed the initial penalty, depending on the location of the offending firm.
www.oas.org /Juridico/MLA/en/per/en_per_086_95.html   (2972 words)

 Bioline International Official Site (site up-dated regularly)
aegypti in the harbor of Callao, Department of Lima.
Based on the 1984 surveillance, it had become widely established in the towns of Iquitos and Yurimaguas (Departament of Loreto) and Pucallpa (Department of Ucayali) suggesting, that although it went unnoticed, the re-establishment of Ae.
In 1985, this mosquito was found in Nauta and Contamana (Department of Loreto) and by 1986, had expanded its range to the Departments of San Martin (Tarapoto) and Huanuco (Tingo María).
www.bioline.org.br /request?oc01100   (949 words)

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He visited his two daughters in Chicago, but he had not seen his wife since his escape from the state, and much of the time had not known where she was.
In the archives department of the State Historical Society is a most interesting file of original and copied executive correspondence, December 11, 1875, to December 24, 1885, which includes the blue-ribboned letters of Win.
He had been provided at Callao, by order of the United States consul, with warm clothing and extra food, as he was in almost a starving condition.
skyways.lib.ks.us /genweb/shawnee/library/KSHSvol12/lappin.txt   (1946 words)

 Peru Regions
In every case, this department code is the same as the last two characters of the department's FIPS code.
It provided that Peru would be divided into departamentos (departments), which would be subdivided into provincias (provinces), in turn subdivided into distritos (districts), and finally into parroquias (parishes).
I infer from 19th-century descriptions of the divisions of Peru that, at some times, some provinces were not in any department; such provinces apparently had the status of provincia litoral (littoral province), provincia fluvial, or provincia constitucional.
www.statoids.com /upe.html   (1477 words)

SUMMARY: We preliminarily determine that certain benefits which constitute bounties or grants within the meaning of the countervailing duty laws are being provided to manufacturers, producers, or exporters in Peru of cotton sheeting and/or sateen, as described in the "Scope of Investigations" section of this notice.
value of exports of cotton sheeting and/or cotton sateen manufactured in the Department of Lima or the Province of Callao, and 42.748 percent of the f.o.b.
value of exports of cotton sheeting and sateen manufactured in the Department of Lima or the Province of Callao, and 42.748 percent of the f.o.b.
ia.ita.doc.gov /esel/peru/82-b19.html   (3749 words)

 Peru (06/06)
The country's latest decentralization program is in hiatus after the proposal to merge departments was defeated in a national referendum in October 2005.
U.S. citizens who are long-term visitors or traveling in dangerous areas are encouraged to register their travel via the State Department’s travel registration web site at https://travelregistration.state.gov or at the Consular section of the U.S. embassy upon arrival in a country by filling out a short form and sending in a copy of their passports.
Available on the Internet at http://www.state.gov, the Department of State web site provides timely, global access to official U.S. foreign policy information, including Background Notes and daily press briefings along with the directory of key officers of Foreign Service posts and more.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/35762.htm   (4388 words)

 US Department of State, Human Rights Report for 1999 - Peru
In February Fabian Astete Fuente filed a complaint against police in the department of Tacna for allegedly detaining and beating him after intervening in an argument Astete was having with his wife.
In April the parents of 18-year-old Antero Espinoza Alzamora filed a complaint that the police in the department of Piura had detained their son without judicial order and held him on arbitrary charges.
In Lima and Callao, detainee petitions for habeas corpus are restricted severely, because under a 1998 executive branch decree issued as part of the war on crime, only 2 judges are able to hear such petitioners, instead of the 40 to 50 in previous years, thereby significantly delaying justice.
www.freelori.org /gov/statedept/99_perureport.html   (19582 words)

 Callao, MO News - Page 2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The twins were born north of Callao to the parents of Henry and Viola Allen.
The Macon Police Department made a traffic stop on Sunday night at the in the 100 block of Goggin in Macon, which later required assistance by the Macon County Sheriff's Department to search a vacant trailer...
According to the Macon Police Department, a 1992 Crown Victoria driven by Maxine Cockrum, 78, of...
www.topix.net /city/callao-mo/page2   (926 words)

 Callao Car Center is a used car dealer in Callao, Virginia.
Callao Car Center is a used car dealer in Callao, Virginia.
Callao Car Center proudly stand behind their pre-owned cars and trucks and many come with an extended service contract provided by Preferred Warranties.
Both are life members of Callao Volunteer Fire Department which is located directly across the street from the dealership.
www.callaocarcenter.com /family.htm   (397 words)

 Peru Human Rights Practices, 1995 -- US State Department
In Ucayali department, in the only death the Coordinadora considered extrajudicial (others were due to torture and beatings), 16-year-old Indalecio Pomatanta Albarcan died on April 6 as a result of burns after naval personnel tried to arrest him at home on April 2.
In September a superior court in Callao ruled that the Amnesty Law did not apply to the five police officers charged in the 1991 killings of university student Carlos Rodriguez Pighi and brothers Emilio and Rafael Gomez Paquillauri.
In Ucayali department, Tomas Flores Huanio was allegedly beaten and tortured for several days after being detained on April 19 for possession of cocaine base at the naval base in Contamana, before being taken to a hospital on April 23.
www.freelori.org /gov/statedept/95_perureport.html   (9698 words)

 Trafico on Line Peru travel Agency Tour Operator Arequipa
The department of Arequipa is located in the south western part of the country.
The department of Arequipa has a past that goes back to primitive times.
Religious acts in the whole department, with processions and spiritual retreat.
www.traficoperu.com /english/ciud2.htm   (1146 words)

 To Business Men   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Sir—In your last dispatch, No. -, you informed this Department that the Chilian Government refused absolutely to recognize General Piérola as representing the civil authority in Peru, and that Señor Calderon was at the head of a provisional government.
Christiancy informed the Department that Se.or Calderon was at the head of a provisional government, it is of interest to look back over Mr.
Christiancy kept the Department informed of the probabilities of the establishment of the Calderon government, socalled from the name of the eminent Peruvian statesman who had been chosen as President.
www.marxists.org /archive/deleon/works/1884/1884-summer.htm   (4171 words)

 82-b19a   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
SUMMARY: We preliminarily determine that certain benefits which constitute bounties and grants within the meaning of the countervailing duty laws are being provided to manufacturers, producers, or exporters in Peru of cotton yarn, as described in the "Scope of Investigation" section of this notice.
value of the exports manufactured in the Department of Lima or the Province of Callao, and 41.563 percent of the f.o.b.
At the present time, with information available to the Department of Commerce, the only known companies exporting cotton yarn from Peru are: Industrial Textil Piura S.A., Textil Trujillo S.A., Compania Textil "El Progresso", and Textiles del Sur S.A. This suspension will remain in effect until further notice.
ia.ita.doc.gov /esel/peru/82-b19a.html   (3679 words)

 Callao   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The second Callao (No. 4036), a transport, was built in 1913-1914 by Vulkan Werke, Stettin, Germany, as Sierra Cordoba; chartered by the shipping board from the Peruvian Government and transferred to the Navy 26 April 1919; and commissioned the same day, Lieutenant Commander T. McKellum, USNRF, in command.
Assigned to the Cruiser and Transport Force, Callao made two voyages from New York and Norfolk to St. Nazaire and Brest, France, between 27 June and 3 September 1919, to return soldiers and welfare workers to the United States.
She was decommissioned at Norfolk 20 September 1919 and returned to the Shipping Board.
www.history.navy.mil /danfs/c2/callao-ii.htm   (117 words)

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