Peru Withdraws Venezuela’s Invitation to Regional Meeting

Peru says Venezuela cannot attend the meeting because President Nicolás Maduro plans to hold an election without the opposition’s cooperation.

LIMA, Peru — Peru, the host nation for a summit meeting of leaders in the Western Hemisphere, has withdrawn its invitation to President Nicolás Maduro of Venezuela over his government’s plan to hold an early presidential election.Foreign Minister Cayetana Aljovín of Peru said Tuesday that Mr. Maduro was no longer invited to the Summit of the Americas in April.The move follows a recent announcem...