Human Rights Watch Press Releases
Peru: Montesinos Verdict Hailed
1 July 2002
Human Rights Watch press release regarding the conviction of Vladimiro Montesinos.
Human Rights Watch Reports
Questions and Answers Regarding Peru's Criminal Prosecution of Fujimori
Answers questions regarding evidence, law, trial procedures, and international efforts at extradition.
Human Rights Watch Urges Reno to Press for Judicial Independence in Peru
26 February 1999
Human Rights Watch expresses its concern that holding a summit of the hemisphere's justice ministers in Perú ignores that country's fundamental lack of justice.
Human Rights Watch/Americas Letter to Fujimori on Unfair Trials
25 July, 1996
Human Rights Watch urges President Fujimori to end the use of 'faceless' courts.
Human Rights Watch/Americas Report on Human Rights in Perú
26 July, 1995
Human Rights Watch releases a report critical of Peru's court system.
Human Rights Watch/Americas Letter to Fujimori on Rape in Peruvian Prisons
21 February, 1995
In an open letter sent to President Fujimori, the Women's Rights Project and the Americas division of Human Rights Watch denounce the continued use of rape by Peru's security forces against women held in detention and call on President Fujimori to investigate, try, and punish soldiers and police accused of rape.