Unrest in Huancavelica
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University protests lead to deaths in Peru

Three people have died in clashes between students and police over plans for a new university in central Peru, officials say.

More than 30 people were said to have been injured in the violence in the city of Huancavelica.

Students are protesting over plans for a new university which they say will harm the viability of an existing one.

Dan Collyns reports from Lima.

  • 23 Jun 2011