Montesinos ‘takes the 5th’ at trial of his former boss
Peruvian politics has been plagued by corruption, with the two likely candidates for president each being investigated for graft has it reached a new low?
Two former presidents investigated for corruption, another serving time convicted for graft and human rights crimes. Roll on 2016.
Social media accounts boost the profile of the 75-year-old ex president jailed for corruption and authorising death squad killings, even though he doesn’t have access to a computer.
Peru’s presidential election is too close to call as voters prepare to head to the polls on Sunday.
Should she win, Keiko Fujimori, would be the country’s first woman president.
But as the daughter of the former President Alberto Fujimori, who is serving a 25-year stretch for corruption and links to death squads, many see her as a controversial figure.