• Cranes of the port of El Callao, Peru, are seen through a window on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016. Leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation will meet in Lima Nov. 19-20 to discuss the future of international trade policies, growth and improvement of life conditions for more than a third of the world's population. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)

    Cranes of the port of El Callao, Peru, are seen through a window on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016. Leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation will meet in Lima Nov. 19-20 to discuss the future of international trade policies, growth and improvement ... of life conditions for more than a third of the world's population. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix) (The Associated Press)

  • El presidente chino Xi Jinping, izquierda, y el presidente de Ecuador Rafael Correa, posan fuera de un centro de emergencia de seguridad, en Quito, Ecuador, el viernes 18 de noviembre de 2016.(Foto AP / Dolores Ochoa)

    El presidente chino Xi Jinping, izquierda, y el presidente de Ecuador Rafael Correa, posan fuera de un centro de emergencia de seguridad, en Quito, Ecuador, el viernes 18 de noviembre de 2016.(Foto AP / Dolores Ochoa) (The Associated Press)

  • Chinese President Xi Jinping leaves Independence Square after placing a wreath at the Heroes of Independence monument, in Quito, Ecuador, Friday, Nov. 18, 2016. Xi Jinping is in Ecuador for two days before heading to Peru for the APEC summit. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)

    Chinese President Xi Jinping leaves Independence Square after placing a wreath at the Heroes of Independence monument, in Quito, Ecuador, Friday, Nov. 18, 2016. Xi Jinping is in Ecuador for two days before heading to Peru for the APEC summit. (AP ... Photo/Dolores Ochoa) (The Associated Press)

The Latest: Protests as leaders gather for APEC summit

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The Latest on the summit of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum (all times local):

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12:50 p.m.

A small group of anti-globalization activists shouting "Get Out Obama" and "TPP kills" have been protesting near the convention center where an Asia-Pacific Economic summit is taking place.

The 50 or so protesters are outnumbered by police, and they're being kept more than a mile (2 kilometers) from the secure venue where leaders from the 21-member organization are beginning to arrive.

Obama is expected to arrive in the Peruvian capital Friday to attend the summit.