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Peru’s Jose Ugaz to Lead Transparency International

Peru’s Jose Ugaz to Lead Transparency International

Transparency International, the global anti-corruption organization, has elected former Peruvian prosecutor Jose Ugaz as the group’s new chair. Ugaz headed the Transparency’s Peru chapter and as a state prosecutor successfully tried hundreds of corrupt officials. He is best known for his role in the corruption case against President Alberto Fujimori, who is […]

Peru Collects US$230,000 from Montesinos Auction

Peru Collects US$230,000 from Montesinos Auction

Peru’s government has collected almost 600,500 soles (US$230,000) from the sale of gold watches and other jewelry owned by jailed ex-spy chief Vladimiro Montesinos, daily La Republica reported. The National Institute for Seized Goods, Conabi, sold this week 83 of the 150 pieces of jewelry that once belonged to Montesinos. “The number of […]

Spy Chief Montesinos’ Luxury Jewelry on the Auction Block

Spy Chief Montesinos’ Luxury Jewelry on the Auction Block

Peru’s government is to auction off over 150 pieces of jewelry, including expensive watches, once owned by jailed ex-spy chief Vladimiro Montesinos. The National Institute for Seized Goods, Conabi, said it would hold the auction on August 18 and August 19, daily Peru.21 reported. The government hopes to raise over $1 million in […]

Final Investigation of La Cantuta Crimes To Prove Difficult

Final Investigation of La Cantuta Crimes To Prove Difficult

In a move to finalize the search for the remains of university students and a professor killed in 1992 by a military intelligence “death squad”, state attorney Juan de la Cruz is to carry out an inspection this week of two gravesites, in Huachipa and in Cieneguilla. The state attorney’s office […]