Peru’s president ousted after trying to dissolve Congress


              FILE - Peru's President-elect Pedro Castillo and wife Lilia Paredes wave as they leave the Foreign Ministry to go to Congress for his swearing-in ceremony on his inauguration aay in Lima, Peru, July 28, 2021. On Dec 7, 2022, Castillo dissolved the nation's Congress and called for new legislative elections as lawmakers prepared to debate a third attempt to remove him from office. (AP Photo/Guadalupe Pardo, File)
            
              FILE - Presidential candidate Pedro Castillo looks out over supporters from the balcony of his campaign headquarters as they celebrate partial results in Lima, Peru, June 7, 2021, the day after the runoff election. On Dec 7, 2022, President Pedro Castillo dissolved the nation's Congress and called for new legislative elections as lawmakers prepared to debate a third attempt to remove him from office.  (AP Photo/Guadalupe Pardo, File)
            Lawmakers celebrate after verbally voting to remove President Pedro Castillo from office in Lima, Peru, Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2022. Peru's Congress voted to remove Castillo from office Wednesday and replace him with the vice president, shortly after Castillo tried to dissolve the legislature ahead of a scheduled vote to remove him.(AP Photo/Guadalupe Pardo) Lawmakers sing their national anthem inside Congress after Peruvian President Pedro Castillo disolved the body on the day they were planning an impeachment vote on the president in Lima, Peru, Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2022. Castillo also called for new legislative elections, before lawmakers could debate a third attempt to remove him from office. (AP Photo/Guadalupe Pardo) 
              FILE - Peruvian President Pedro Castillo gives a press conference at the presidential palace in Lima, Peru, Oct. 11, 2022. On Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2022, Castillo faces a third impeachment attempt by Congress. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia, File)
Peru’s president ousted after trying to dissolve Congress