Defending Rights in a Hostile Environment

Youngers, Coletta; Burt, Jo-Marie
July 2000
NACLA Report on the Americas;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p43
Academic Journal
Deals with the efforts of the National Human Rights Coordinating Committee (Coordinadora), a network encompassing all leading human rights organizations in Peru, to free those arrested on false terrorism charges under the presidency of Alberto Fujimori. Background information on Coordinadora; Evidences against the application of Fujimori's antiterrorism laws; Efforts of Coordinadora to combat Peru's democratic crisis.


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