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World court favors Peru in border case

NO WINNERS?Celebrations in Lima and protests from Santiago were offset by responses from fishermen in Peru, who said the ruling would not have much impact

AFP, THE HAGUE, Netherlands

Lima and Santiago have had strained relations stemming from the border dispute.

The 19th-century War of the Pacific redefined the two countries’ borders, with Peru losing 25 percent of its territory and Bolivia losing access to the sea.

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