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: At Least 10 Facing Imminent Execution (UA 305/14)
At least 10 individuals are at imminent risk of execution in Indonesia. Three death row prisoners were transferred by the authorities to Nusakambangan Island today, the location of the scheduled executions.