Family seeks freedom for Peru's Fujimori

Family say former president, just three years into 25-year prison sentence, is in ailing health.

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    Peru's former president Alberto Fujimori is serving a 25-year prison sentence for corruption, kidnapping and mass murder.

    But three years into his jail term, his family is seeking his release on health grounds.

    Al Jazeera's Mariana Sanchez reports from Lima, Peru.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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