Month: April 2018

Peru says ex-president has sought asylum in UruguayPeru says ex-president has sought asylum in Uruguay

LIMA, Peru – Former Peruvian President Alan Garcia has sought asylum in Uruguay’s diplomatic mission hours after a judge retained his passport as part of a corruption probe, Peru’s foreign ministry announced Sunday. The ministry said it was informed by Uruguay’s ambassador that Garcia entered his residence Saturday night seeking protection. It vowed to provide […]