Peru court orders release of former president Fujimori

Updated December 6 2023 - 9:05am, first published 8:59am
Peru's former president Alberto Fujimori was sentenced in 2009 to 25 years in prison. (AP PHOTO)
Peru's former president Alberto Fujimori was sentenced in 2009 to 25 years in prison. (AP PHOTO)

Peru's constitutional court has ordered an immediate humanitarian release for imprisoned former president Alberto Fujimori, who was serving a 25-year sentence in connection with the death squad slayings of 25 Peruvians in the 1990s.

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