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Peru ex-spy chief convicted for killing, burning of students

A Peruvian court convicted the ex-heads of the country's intelligence services and army of murdering students and burning their bodies in an oven during a crackdown against opponents in 1993. It handed a new jail sentence of 22 years on Tuesday to ex-spy chief Vladimiro Montesinos, the right-hand man of now-jailed ex-president Alberto Fujimori. It handed the same sentence to the former head of the army, Nicolas Hermoza.
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Peru: Vladimiro Montesinos, the shady former Peruvian intelligence chief who was instrumental in the rise and fall of Alberto Fujimori from the presidency, was sentenced to twenty-two years in prison for the kidnapping and burning o...

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