After the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACHR) resolved that the State refrain from enforcing the resolution of the Constitutional Court ordering the release of the former dictator president Alberto Fujimorithe leader of Fuerza Popular, Keiko Fujimorihas spoken out against it.
However, in 2018, Fujimori Higuchi had already tried to get Peru to leave the international organization. To do this, he ordered his then parliamentary majority through the Telegram chat made public by IDL Reporteros, called “La Botica”, to focus on the new task: “Leaving the IACHR seems very important to me”.
This happened when they were talking about the questions that the referendum proposed by the president of that time should have, Martin Vizcarraas the intention was to distort its content and add more focused questions to confuse the population.
With this, the leader of People’s Force He showed that he does not agree with the rulings that the Inter-American Court may issue and, with his pronouncement on the order that stops the release of his father, sentenced to 25 years in prison for crimes against human rights, he confirms it.
“In one more chapter of a series of injustices against my father, an international court that has always been recognized for its ideological bias now intends to prevent, through a simple document, not even a resolution, the release of Alberto Fujimori. My family feels great pain in confirming that when it comes to my father, there are no human rightsnot even the most basic right to life,” he said in a Twitter audio.
In addition, he blamed the Peruvian State for a possible risk to the health of the former dictator if he decides to abide by what is suggested by the international organization.
“If I give in to such a perverse and inhuman maneuver, my family holds this Government responsible for the consequences that its decision may generate in the life and health of Alberto Fujimori”, he added.
IACHR issued document to favor victims
The IACHR upheld its request that Alberto Fujimori not be released because you seek ensure the right of access to justice for the victims of the Barrios Altos and La Cantuta casesfor which the former president was held responsible and sentenced.
This will only be carried out provisionally, while the international court issues a final sentence.