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Vargas Llosa Plans to Campaign Against Fujimori in 2016

Vargas Llosa Plans to Campaign Against Fujimori in 2016

Mario Vargas Llosa, Peru’s Noble prize-winning author, said Wednesday that he will work on preventing Keiko Fujimori from being elected President in 2016. Vargas Llosa supported President Ollanta Humala when he ran in a second round vote against Fujimori in the 2011 election, narrowly defeating the former congresswoman and daughter […]

by · September 25, 2014 · 2 comments · Politics
Keiko Fujimori To Return Campaign Donation Made by Alleged Money Launderer

Keiko Fujimori To Return Campaign Donation Made by Alleged Money Launderer

Former presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori said her party would return a campaign donation made by an individual that the US government has added to its “Kingpin List” this week, over allegations of laundering money for drug traffickers. Luis Calle Quiros donated 41,625 soles (approximately $15,000) to Fujimori’s unsuccessful 2011 presidential […]

Fujimori Denied Appeal for House Arrest, to Continue in Prison

Fujimori Denied Appeal for House Arrest, to Continue in Prison

Former President Alberto Fujimori has been denied the status of house arrest and is to continue to serve the remainder of his 25-year-sentence in his private quarters at the police special operations unit, DINOES, in east Lima. An appeal filed by Fujimori’s new lawyer, William Castillo, to have the former […]

Fujimori Family to Make Statement on Denial of Pardon for Ex-President

Fujimori Family to Make Statement on Denial of Pardon for Ex-President

Following initial bitter comments from Fuerza Popular leaders, former presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori and her brother, Congressman Kenji Fujimori, are expected to hold a press conference this Sunday to express their response to President Humala’s refusal to pardon their father, former President Alberto Fujimori. President Ollanta Humala on Friday rejected […]