Congress of the Republic of Peru

The Congress of the Republic of Peru is the unicameral body that assumes legislative power in . The current Congress of Peru, sworn in after the 2016 elections, was dissolved on 30 September 2019 by President Martin Vizcarra, triggering the 2019 Peruvian constitutional crisis.

Landmarks in the Area

Public building
The Legislative Palace of is the seat of the Congress of Peru, located on the second block of Jiron Ayacucho, on the Plaza Bolivar, in , the capital of Peru. Photo: Wikiperuvian, Public domain.

Park
The Plaza Bolivar is also known as the Plaza of Congress or Plaza of the Inquisition as it is surrounded by the Legislative Palace which is the seat of the Congress of Peru, and the site of the former Tribunal of the Inquisition. Photo: Manuel González Olaechea, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Neighborhood
Barrio chino is a neighborhood in Lima, Peru that is centered on two blocks – 7 and 8 – of Jirón Ucayali in downtown. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
La Victoria is a district of the in Peru and is one of the most populous districts comprising the city of . is situated 3 km south of Congress of the Republic of Peru. Photo: AgainErick, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Neighborhood
San Isidro is a district of the in , and one of the upscale districts that comprise the city of . is situated 5 km south of Congress of the Republic of Peru.

Suburb
San Juan de Lurigancho is a district in , , located in the area known as Cono Este. is situated 5 km north of Congress of the Republic of Peru.

Congress of the Republic of Peru

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