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Peruvians Pay Respects To Ex-Pres Who Killed Self

Credit: Wochit News
Published on April 19, 2019 - Duration: 00:31s

Peruvians Pay Respects To Ex-Pres Who Killed Self

LIMA (Reuters) - Thousand of Peruvians said goodbye on Thursday in Lima to ex-president Alan Garcia — who killed himself this week - in the second of three days of national mourning declared by President Martin Vizcarra.

Garcia shot himself in the head on Wednesday to avoid arrest in connection with alleged bribes from Brazilian builder Odebrecht, in the most dramatic turn yet in Latin America’s largest graft scandal.

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Peruvians Pay Respects To Ex-Pres Who Killed Self

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