- Peru has 21 tons of illegal fireworks seized and then detonated in a colorful way. That happened in the Andes Mountains near the capital Lima.
Responsible for the show is the weapon control unit. It is the biggest explosion in the history of the unit.
Peru when it comes to fireworks around the strict requirements of Latin America. In 2001, a fire at a fireworks warehouse 280 people, after a vendor in a fireworks store a piece of fireworks lit to show it to a customer.