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: Two Still at Risk of Imminent Execution (UA 305/14)
Eight men were executed in Nusakambangan Island in Indonesia in the early hours of 29 April. A man and a woman who received a temporary stay of execution remain at risk of execution in the coming weeks.