November 9, 2005
Former president of Peru, Alberto Fujimori, who was arrested in Chile on Mo
Former president of Peru, Alberto Fujimori, who was arrested in Chile on Monday at the request of the Peruvian government, has been denied bail. Fujimori arrived on Sunday in Santiago, Chile from Japan where he has been since fleeing Peru in 2000 after resigning his presidency. Peru has unsuccessfully fought his extradition from Japan since he left Peru on charges of human rights abuses and corruption charges. Fujimori has said he plans to run in Peru's presidential elections next April.