How did Peru gain its independence?

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How did Peru gain its independence?

Peru:

Peru is a country located on the western coast of South America, bordering Ecuador, Colombia, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, and the Pacific Ocean. Formerly a Spanish colony, Peru is now an independent republic with a constitutional, presidential government.

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The South American country of Peru gained its independence from Spain on July 28, 1821, shortly after Spanish loyalist forces were defeated by...

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History of Peru: Lesson for Kids
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