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ID:

406

Date:

2009-04-07

Headline:

Fujimori Found Guilty of Human Rights Crimes

Reporter's name:

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

The National Security Archive

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

The National Security Archive used FOIA to obtain 21 declassified U.S. records, which it provided to a special tribunal which found one-time president of Peru Alberto Fujimori guilty of human rights atrocities. The documents included cables from American government offices describing Fujimori's actions and complicity in two major massacres in the early 1990s.

Keywords:

Peru, tribunal, Alberto Fujimori, human rights, trial, Barrios Altos, embassy

URL:

http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/NSAEBB/NSAEBB274/index.htm


Agencies:

STATE

States:

DC

Categories:

classified information
foreign affairs


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