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Peru: presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori is suspected of money laundering

L’enquête sur les comptes de campagne de la candidate à la présidentielle péruvienne a été ouverte le 8 mars.

services “money laundering” the general prosecutor investigating money the center-right party of Keiko Fujimori received as well as the purchase of land by her husband, said the Attorney General Pablo Sanchez, Friday 20 May. This concerns a contribution worth nearly a million dollars.
They check the presence of possible irregularities in the campaign accounts of the presidential candidate. The daily El Comercio , quoting a document in support of justice, reported Friday that the investigation of Fujimori was opened on 8 March.

These statements come out in about two weeks the second round, scheduled June 5

Read also:. in Peru, Keiko Fujimori has made a name

She criticizes a smear campaign

Keiko Fujimori, which obtained more than 38% in the first round on April 10 is given shoulder to shoulder in the second round with his centrist rival, former Minister Pedro Pablo Kuczynski economy (25% in the first round). She denies any wrongdoing and says the victim of a smear campaign.

The shadow of his father not in his favor. President of Peru from 1990 to 2000, Alberto Fujimori is serving a sentence of twenty-five years in prison for “crimes against humanity”. He was also convicted of corruption.

The opening of this investigation is a blow to Keiko Fujimori. During his campaign, the candidate of Fuerza Popular Party has focused its program on the fight against corruption. But two of the financial support of his campaign appear in the “Panama papers.”

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