Shining Path's Return Raises Violence In Peru Back in the 1980's and 90's the Maoist revolutionaries fought a fierce war that threatened the Peruvian government before falling apart after their leader's capture. Now it looks like the Shining Path is re-emerging.
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Shining Path's Return Raises Violence In Peru

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Shining Path's Return Raises Violence In Peru

Shining Path's Return Raises Violence In Peru

Shining Path's Return Raises Violence In Peru

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The Shining Path appears to be re-emerging in Peru. Last month, 17 government soldiers and five civilians were killed in the jungle by the group. Back in the 1980's and 90's the Maoist revolutionaries, under the leadership of Abimael Guzman, fought a fierce war that threatened the Peruvian government. But the group largely fell apart after Guzman's capture in 1992.