Wednesday, March 08, 2006

The cloud of fear: Peru’s anti-terror lesson permanent link   0 comments
Lisa J. Laplante wrote an interesting article about the experiences of fighting terrorism in Peru and its consequences from a human rights perspective.
The United States could learn to rectify its misguided and ineffective way of opposing terrorism by paying attention to Peru, she says.
The experiences of countries like Peru evidently do not inform the choices of the United States administration. But the world, including Peru, does anxiously observe the US, and wonders whether the latter's often revered political and judicial system will survive the test of the "war on terrorism".

read the whole article here.


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