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The Manila Times
Imprisoned Peru ex-President Fujimori taken to hospitalwas first jailed in 2007 and convicted in 2009 for his role in killings by a de
Imprisoned Peru ex-President Fujimori taken to hospital
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
was first jailed in 2007 and convicted in 2009 for his role in killings by a death squad targeting supposed members of the Shining Path guerrilla group in the 1990s. He has also been convicted of embezzlement and bribery. Fujimori’s children have... Read more
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USA Today
Peruvian strongman's daughter concedes presidential election to former PMthe nation as a strongman during the 1990s, as the country faced a brutal civil
Peruvian strongman's daughter concedes presidential election to former PM
USA Today / Posted 13 days ago
the nation as a strongman during the 1990s, as the country faced a brutal civil war against an insurgency known as the Shining Path, or Sendero Luminoso. He is serving a 25-year sentence for corruption, among other charges. Peruvian... Read more
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Canberra Times
Keiko Fujimori concedes in Peru's presidential electionof Fujimori's candidacy. Her father, Alberto Fujimori, led Peru from 1990 to 20
Keiko Fujimori concedes in Peru's presidential election
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
of Fujimori's candidacy. Her father, Alberto Fujimori, led Peru from 1990 to 2000, and during that time he crushed the Shining Path rebel group, which had long terrorised the country. But Alberto Fujimori ruled the country with an iron fist.... Read more
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14d
Brisbane Times
Keiko Fujimori concedes in Peru's presidential electionof Fujimori's candidacy. Her father, Alberto Fujimori, led Peru from 1990 to 20
Keiko Fujimori concedes in Peru's presidential election
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
of Fujimori's candidacy. Her father, Alberto Fujimori, led Peru from 1990 to 2000, and during that time he crushed the Shining Path rebel group, which had long terrorised the country. But Alberto Fujimori ruled the country with an iron fist.... Read more
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14d
The Age
Keiko Fujimori concedes in Peru's presidential electionof Fujimori's candidacy. Her father, Alberto Fujimori, led Peru from 1990 to 20
Keiko Fujimori concedes in Peru's presidential election
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
of Fujimori's candidacy. Her father, Alberto Fujimori, led Peru from 1990 to 2000, and during that time he crushed the Shining Path rebel group, which had long terrorised the country. But Alberto Fujimori ruled the country with an iron fist.... Read more
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14d
Sydney Morning Herald
Keiko Fujimori concedes in Peru's presidential electionof Fujimori's candidacy. Her father, Alberto Fujimori, led Peru from 1990 to 20
Keiko Fujimori concedes in Peru's presidential election
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
of Fujimori's candidacy. Her father, Alberto Fujimori, led Peru from 1990 to 2000, and during that time he crushed the Shining Path rebel group, which had long terrorised the country. But Alberto Fujimori ruled the country with an iron fist.... Read more
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14d
WA Today
Keiko Fujimori concedes in Peru's presidential electionof Fujimori's candidacy. Her father, Alberto Fujimori, led Peru from 1990 to 20
Keiko Fujimori concedes in Peru's presidential election
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
of Fujimori's candidacy. Her father, Alberto Fujimori, led Peru from 1990 to 2000, and during that time he crushed the Shining Path rebel group, which had long terrorised the country. But Alberto Fujimori ruled the country with an iron fist.... Read more
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14d
BBC News
Peru election: The end of Fujimorismo?many in the country also revere him as the leader who defeated the notorious Ma
Peru election: The end of Fujimorismo?
BBC News / Posted 14 days ago
many in the country also revere him as the leader who defeated the notorious Maoist insurgent group, Sendero Luminoso (Shining Path), in the 1990s. He is also credited with kick-starting the revival of the country's struggling economy.Out of... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Peruvian strongman's daughter concedes presidential election to former PMthe nation as a strongman during the 1990s, as the country faced a brutal civil
Peruvian strongman's daughter concedes presidential election to former PM
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
the nation as a strongman during the 1990s, as the country faced a brutal civil war against an insurgency known as the Shining Path, or Sendero Luminoso. He is serving a 25-year sentence for corruption, among other charges. Kuczynski called... Read more
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14d
WXIA-TV Atlanta
Peruvian strongman's daughter concedes presidential election to former PMthe nation as a strongman during the 1990s, as the country faced a brutal civil
Peruvian strongman's daughter concedes presidential election to former PM
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 14 days ago
the nation as a strongman during the 1990s, as the country faced a brutal civil war against an insurgency known as the Shining Path, or Sendero Luminoso. He is serving a 25-year sentence for corruption, among other charges. Kuczynski called... Read more
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14d
WHAS TV11 Louisville
Peruvian strongman's daughter concedes presidential election to former PMthe nation as a strongman during the 1990s, as the country faced a brutal civil
Peruvian strongman's daughter concedes presidential election to former PM
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 14 days ago
the nation as a strongman during the 1990s, as the country faced a brutal civil war against an insurgency known as the Shining Path, or Sendero Luminoso. He is serving a 25-year sentence for corruption, among other charges. Kuczynski called... Read more
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14d
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Peruvian strongman's daughter concedes presidential election to former PMthe nation as a strongman during the 1990s, as the country faced a brutal civil
Peruvian strongman's daughter concedes presidential election to former PM
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 14 days ago
the nation as a strongman during the 1990s, as the country faced a brutal civil war against an insurgency known as the Shining Path, or Sendero Luminoso. He is serving a 25-year sentence for corruption, among other charges. Kuczynski called... Read more
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14d
WLTX-TV Columbia
Peruvian strongman's daughter concedes presidential election to former PMthe nation as a strongman during the 1990s, as the country faced a brutal civil
Peruvian strongman's daughter concedes presidential election to former PM
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 14 days ago
the nation as a strongman during the 1990s, as the country faced a brutal civil war against an insurgency known as the Shining Path, or Sendero Luminoso. He is serving a 25-year sentence for corruption, among other charges. Kuczynski called... Read more
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14d
WKYC Cleveland
Peruvian strongman's daughter concedes presidential election to former PMthe nation as a strongman during the 1990s, as the country faced a brutal civil
Peruvian strongman's daughter concedes presidential election to former PM
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 14 days ago
the nation as a strongman during the 1990s, as the country faced a brutal civil war against an insurgency known as the Shining Path, or Sendero Luminoso. He is serving a 25-year sentence for corruption, among other charges. Kuczynski called... Read more
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14d
Channel NewsAsia
Fujimori concedes defeat in Peruvian electionis fondly remembered by some Peruvians for his populist streak, his ruthless cr
Fujimori concedes defeat in Peruvian election
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
is fondly remembered by some Peruvians for his populist streak, his ruthless crack-down on the leftist rebel group Shining Path and his management of a strong economy. But his authoritarian legacy was also heavy baggage for his... Read more
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14d
KPBS San Diego
Keiko Fujimori Concedes Defeat By Pedro Kuczynski In Peru's Presidential Votein part to the popularity of the family name in provinces where his government
Keiko Fujimori Concedes Defeat By Pedro Kuczynski In Peru's Presidential Vote
KPBS San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
in part to the popularity of the family name in provinces where his government built schools and cracked down on the bloody Shining Path insurgency." The wire service adds: "On the campaign trail, she tried to distance herself from her father and... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Keiko Fujimori Concedes Defeat By Pedro Kuczynski In Peru's Presidential Votein part to the popularity of the family name in provinces where his government
Keiko Fujimori Concedes Defeat By Pedro Kuczynski In Peru's Presidential Vote
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 days ago
in part to the popularity of the family name in provinces where his government built schools and cracked down on the bloody Shining Path insurgency." The wire service adds: "On the campaign trail, she tried to distance herself from her father and... Read more
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14d
The China Post
With all votes in, Kuczynski celebrates win in Peru electioncrime and sanctioning death squads. While he is loathed by many in Peru, he is
With all votes in, Kuczynski celebrates win in Peru election
The China Post / Posted 14 days ago
crime and sanctioning death squads. While he is loathed by many in Peru, he is revered by others for taming Maoist Shining Path guerrillas and hyperinflation, and Sunday's election was seen partly as a referendum on his iron-fisted rule in... Read more
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15d
KQ2 St. Joseph
Kuczynski on verge of win in Perufather, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economi
Kuczynski on verge of win in Peru
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 15 days ago
father, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economic stability and with defeating the Maoist Shining Path guerrillas, who carried out terrorist attacks. But his authoritarian style led to accusations of human rights... Read more
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My EastText
Kuczynski on verge of win in Perufather, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economi
Kuczynski on verge of win in Peru
My EastText / Posted 15 days ago
father, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economic stability and with defeating the Maoist Shining Path guerrillas, who carried out terrorist attacks. But his authoritarian style led to accusations of human rights... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Kuczynski on verge of win in Perufather, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economi
Kuczynski on verge of win in Peru
KTXS Abilene / Posted 15 days ago
father, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economic stability and with defeating the Maoist Shining Path guerrillas, who carried out terrorist attacks. But his authoritarian style led to accusations of human rights... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Kuczynski on verge of win in Perufather, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economi
Kuczynski on verge of win in Peru
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 days ago
father, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economic stability and with defeating the Maoist Shining Path guerrillas, who carried out terrorist attacks. But his authoritarian style led to accusations of human rights... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Kuczynski on verge of win in Perufather, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economi
Kuczynski on verge of win in Peru
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 15 days ago
father, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economic stability and with defeating the Maoist Shining Path guerrillas, who carried out terrorist attacks. But his authoritarian style led to accusations of human rights... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Kuczynski on verge of win in Perufather, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economi
Kuczynski on verge of win in Peru
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
father, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economic stability and with defeating the Maoist Shining Path guerrillas, who carried out terrorist attacks. But his authoritarian style led to accusations of human rights... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Kuczynski on verge of win in Perufather, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economi
Kuczynski on verge of win in Peru
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 15 days ago
father, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economic stability and with defeating the Maoist Shining Path guerrillas, who carried out terrorist attacks. But his authoritarian style led to accusations of human rights... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Kuczynski on verge of win in Perufather, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economi
Kuczynski on verge of win in Peru
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 15 days ago
father, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economic stability and with defeating the Maoist Shining Path guerrillas, who carried out terrorist attacks. But his authoritarian style led to accusations of human rights... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Kuczynski on verge of win in Perufather, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economi
Kuczynski on verge of win in Peru
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 days ago
father, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economic stability and with defeating the Maoist Shining Path guerrillas, who carried out terrorist attacks. But his authoritarian style led to accusations of human rights... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Kuczynski on verge of win in Perufather, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economi
Kuczynski on verge of win in Peru
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 15 days ago
father, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economic stability and with defeating the Maoist Shining Path guerrillas, who carried out terrorist attacks. But his authoritarian style led to accusations of human rights... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Kuczynski on verge of win in Perufather, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economi
Kuczynski on verge of win in Peru
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 days ago
father, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economic stability and with defeating the Maoist Shining Path guerrillas, who carried out terrorist attacks. But his authoritarian style led to accusations of human rights... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Kuczynski on verge of win in Perufather, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economi
Kuczynski on verge of win in Peru
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 15 days ago
father, who was president from 1990 to 2000, is credited with restoring economic stability and with defeating the Maoist Shining Path guerrillas, who carried out terrorist attacks. But his authoritarian style led to accusations of human rights... Read more
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Times of Malta
Kuczynski celebrates win in Peru electioncrime and sanctioning death squads. While he is loathed by many in Peru, he is
Kuczynski celebrates win in Peru election
Times of Malta / Posted 15 days ago
crime and sanctioning death squads. While he is loathed by many in Peru, he is revered by others for taming Maoist Shining Path guerrillas and hyperinflation, and Sunday's election was seen partly as a referendum on his iron-fisted rule in... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
With all votes in, Kuczynski celebrates win in Peru electioncrime and sanctioning death squads. While he is loathed by many in Peru, he is
With all votes in, Kuczynski celebrates win in Peru election
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
crime and sanctioning death squads. While he is loathed by many in Peru, he is revered by others for taming Maoist Shining Path guerrillas and hyperinflation, and Sunday's election was seen partly as a referendum on his iron-fisted rule in... Read more
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15d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Kuczynski tops Peru vote but can't cry victory yetsome Peruvians fondly remember Alberto Fujimori for his populist streak, his ru
Kuczynski tops Peru vote but can't cry victory yet
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
some Peruvians fondly remember Alberto Fujimori for his populist streak, his ruthless crack-down on the leftist rebel group Shining Path and his management of a strong economy, his legacy was also heavy baggage for his daughter. His violent decade... Read more
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15d
Calcutta News
Former World Bank Economist Wins Close Peru Electionabuse - and scandals involving her own close advisers. Some Peruvians credit
Former World Bank Economist Wins Close Peru Election
Calcutta News / Posted 15 days ago
abuse - and scandals involving her own close advisers. Some Peruvians credit the elder Fujimori with defeating violent Shining Path guerillas and building rural schools during his decade-long rule. Kuczynski has promised to invest in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
With all votes in, Kuczynski celebrates win in Peru electioncrime and sanctioning death squads. While he is loathed by many in Peru, he is
With all votes in, Kuczynski celebrates win in Peru election
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
crime and sanctioning death squads. While he is loathed by many in Peru, he is revered by others for taming Maoist Shining Path guerrillas and hyperinflation, and Sunday’s election was seen partly as a referendum on his iron-fisted rule in... Read more
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15d
Belfast Telegraph
Kuczynski celebrates win in Peru electioncrime and sanctioning death squads. While he is loathed by many in Peru, he is
Kuczynski celebrates win in Peru election
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
crime and sanctioning death squads. While he is loathed by many in Peru, he is revered by others for taming Maoist Shining Path guerrillas and hyperinflation, and Sunday's election was seen partly as a referendum on his iron-fisted rule in... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
With all votes in, Kuczynski celebrates win in Peru electioncrime and sanctioning death squads. While he is loathed by many in Peru, he is
With all votes in, Kuczynski celebrates win in Peru election
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 15 days ago
crime and sanctioning death squads. While he is loathed by many in Peru, he is revered by others for taming Maoist Shining Path guerrillas and hyperinflation, and Sunday's election was seen partly as a referendum on his iron-fisted rule in... Read more
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Daily Herald
With all votes in, Kuczynski celebrates win in Peru electioncrime and sanctioning death squads. While he is loathed by many in Peru, he is
With all votes in, Kuczynski celebrates win in Peru election
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
crime and sanctioning death squads. While he is loathed by many in Peru, he is revered by others for taming Maoist Shining Path guerrillas and hyperinflation, and Sunday's election was seen partly as a referendum on his iron-fisted rule in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kuczynski tops Peru vote but can't cry victory yetsome Peruvians fondly remember Alberto Fujimori for his populist streak, his ru
Kuczynski tops Peru vote but can't cry victory yet
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
some Peruvians fondly remember Alberto Fujimori for his populist streak, his ruthless crack-down on the leftist rebel group Shining Path and his management of a strong economy, his legacy was also heavy baggage for his daughter. His violent decade... Read more
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Swissinfo
Allies of Fujimori cast doubt on Peru's presidential electionvote counting started. The delivery of hundreds of outstanding ballots from a
Allies of Fujimori cast doubt on Peru's presidential election
Swissinfo / Posted 15 days ago
vote counting started. The delivery of hundreds of outstanding ballots from a remote jungle region where a remnant band of Shining Path rebels holds sway had been held up by poor weather and security concerns, ONPE said. Thousands of other unclear... Read more
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The Star
Allies of Fujimori cast doubt on Peru's presidential electionvote counting started. The delivery of hundreds of outstanding ballots from a
Allies of Fujimori cast doubt on Peru's presidential election
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
vote counting started. The delivery of hundreds of outstanding ballots from a remote jungle region where a remnant band of Shining Path rebels holds sway had been held up by poor weather and security concerns, ONPE said. Thousands of other unclear... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Allies of Fujimori cast doubt on Peru's presidential electionvote counting started. The delivery of hundreds of outstanding ballots from a
Allies of Fujimori cast doubt on Peru's presidential election
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
vote counting started. The delivery of hundreds of outstanding ballots from a remote jungle region where a remnant band of Shining Path rebels holds sway had been held up by poor weather and security concerns, ONPE said. Thousands of other unclear... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Peru's presidential candidates battle it out to the endjail on corruption and human rights charges. But just as Peru's older generatio
Peru's presidential candidates battle it out to the end
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 17 days ago
jail on corruption and human rights charges. But just as Peru's older generation credits Alberto Fujimori as defeating the Shining Path militant guerilla group and building rural schools and hospitals... the younger generation remembers its... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Conservative economist narrowly ahead in Peru electionback the "iron hand" style of government for which many still revere the elder
Conservative economist narrowly ahead in Peru election
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 17 days ago
back the "iron hand" style of government for which many still revere the elder Fujimori, who is credited with taming Maoist Shining Path rebels as well as the country's hyperinflation. Instead of rebels, Keiko Fujimori promised to wield an iron fist... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Kuczynski ahead in Peru election, but will he be able to govern?Fujimori continues to have massive appeal among Peru’s poor and loyalists who c
Kuczynski ahead in Peru election, but will he be able to govern?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 17 days ago
Fujimori continues to have massive appeal among Peru’s poor and loyalists who credit her father with defeating the Shining Path guerrillas in the 1990s and building schools and hospitals in forgotten corners of the country. With 73 out of... Read more
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DW
Votes from abroad and isolated villages to finalize Peru election outcome |a 25 year prison sentence for human rights abuses and corruption. He is a figur
Votes from abroad and isolated villages to finalize Peru election outcome |
DW / Posted 17 days ago
a 25 year prison sentence for human rights abuses and corruption. He is a figure respected by some for defeating left-wing Shining Path guerillas and building rural schools and hospitals. But for others he was an authoritarian leader who shut down... Read more
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The Star
Fujimori scion faces another tight race for Peru's presidencyPeruvians have fond memories of the elder Fujimori's decade-long rule, however,
Fujimori scion faces another tight race for Peru's presidency
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
Peruvians have fond memories of the elder Fujimori's decade-long rule, however, as he is credited with defeating violent Shining Path guerillas and building rural schools and hospitals. Both candidates have promised policies that would be... Read more
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Swissinfo
Kuczynski's lead diminishes in Peru presidential electionPeruvians have fond memories of the elder Fujimori's decade-long rule, however,
Kuczynski's lead diminishes in Peru presidential election
Swissinfo / Posted 18 days ago
Peruvians have fond memories of the elder Fujimori's decade-long rule, however, as he is credited with defeating violent Shining Path guerillas and building rural schools and hospitals. Both candidates have promised policies that would be... Read more
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Boston Herald
Conservative economist narrowly ahead in Peru electionback the "iron hand" style of government for which many still revere the elder
Conservative economist narrowly ahead in Peru election
Boston Herald / Posted 18 days ago
back the "iron hand" style of government for which many still revere the elder Fujimori, who is credited with taming Maoist Shining Path rebels as well as the country's hyperinflation. Instead of rebels, Keiko Fujimori promised to wield an iron fist... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Conservative economist narrowly ahead in Peru electionback the "iron hand" style of government for which many still revere the elder
Conservative economist narrowly ahead in Peru election
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 18 days ago
back the "iron hand" style of government for which many still revere the elder Fujimori, who is credited with taming Maoist Shining Path rebels as well as the country's hyperinflation. Instead of rebels, Keiko Fujimori promised to wield an iron fist... Read more
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