By Dan Collyns BBC News, Lima
The state of emergency was declared in 16 of Peru’s 24 regions.
This week Peru’s capital, Lima, recorded its lowest temperatures in 46 years at 8C, and the emergency measures apply to several of its outlying districts.
In Peru’s hot and humid Amazon region, temperatures dropped as low as 9C. The jungle region has recorded five cold spells this year.
Hundreds of people – nearly half of them very young children – have died of cold-related diseases, such as pneumonia – BBC
The govt. believes only Gore can save Peru. The hope is, by using his ability to blow mass amounts of hot air, Mr. Gore can push back the cold and save Peru. If you know the whereabouts of “Big AL” please contact him and ask him to call Peru immediately.