TITLE

Peru's backtracking on court--strongman politics?

AUTHOR(S)
Elton, Catherine
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;8/9/99, Vol. 91 Issue 177, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Peru's withdrawal from the Inter-American Court of Human Rights. Claim that the withdrawal was because of a ruling, which called for a civil trial for four Chileans sentenced to life by a military court in 1994 on terrorism charges; Comments of majority party Congressman Roberto Marcenaro; Critics' view on Peru's president, Alberto Fujimori, and the government's motive in withdrawing.
ACCESSION #
2124271

 

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