Peru-Japan Hostage Update

GUESTS: Carol Graham/Visiting fellow at the Brookings Institution Adjunct professor of government at Georgetown University Author, Peru's APRA: Parties, Politics and the Elusive Quest for Democracy Michael Shifter/Director, the democratic governance program, Inter-American Dialogue Ricardo Luna/Ambassador to the United States from Peru and former Ambassador to the United Nations, Peru Yesterday in Lima, Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori ordered his troops in to the Japanese ambassador's residence to end a four-month old hostage crisis. 71 of 72 hostages survived the raid. All 14 Tupac Amaru rebels who had seized the residence were killed. As more details come to light, host Melinda Penkava and guests examine yesterday's raid and discuss why it happened and what lies ahead for the Peruvian government and people.



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