August 2013
Washington Report on the Hemisphere;8/30/2013, Vol. 33 Issue 15, p8
The article reports that the government of Peru is seeking justice for the victims of Sendero Luminoso, a defunct guerrilla group from the 1980 to 2000 as Peruvian President Ollanta Humala seeks to capture its remaining members.


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