Human rights advocates everywhere celebrated the conviction of Alberto Fujimori on Tuesday, April 7th, for crimes committed during his time in office. In a landmark decision, Peru's Supreme Court concluded that Fujimori bore personal responsibility for three massacres during the 1990s, including the case of La Cantuta in which nine university students were kidnapped and killed.
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Indonesia: Six Executed, Nine More at Risk (UA 305/14)
The Indonesian authorities executed six people by firing squad on 18 January. Nine more people are at risk of execution.