Lima 2019 have claimed the departure of Peru's President will have "no impact" on preparations for next year's Pan American and Parapan American Games.
Lima 2019 claim political situation will not impact preparations as Peruvian President faces impeachment proceedings
Lima 2019 claim the current political situation in Peru will not impact preparations for the Pan American Games, after the country's Congress voted in favour of opening impeachment proceedings against President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski.
Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has praised the "excellent" progress at the Lima 2019 Athletes' Village and claimed he is more confident than ever that organisers will deliver an "outstanding" facility.
PanamSports reassured by Peruvian President over preparations at Lima 2019 Athletes' Village inauguration
Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski officially inaugurated the Lima 2019 Pan American and Parapan American Games Athletes’ Village construction site here today.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach and Peruvian counterpart Pedro Pablo Kuczynski each claimed sport can still be a force for good in troubled times during the Opening Ceremony of the 131st IOC Session here.
There will be 25 minute presentations given by both Paris 2024 and Los Angeles 2028 at next week's 131st International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session in Lima and a keynote address by Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski.
Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has pledged to support Lima 2019 after meeting with new Pan American Sports Organization (PASO) President Neven Ilic.