former president of Peru, pedro castillofacing corruption and insurrection charges against him in the prosecutor’s office; this began on December 7th while he was still in office and tried to dissolve Congress to prevent his removal, however, he did not have the support of the country’s elite.
Also, he said the conspiracy presupposes the conspiracy of two or more people, “but the speech, the message to the country is not signed by any minister, so if you want to charge it with conspiracy Castilloyou would have to sue the people of Peru, 2 million Peruvians, which is legally absurd.”
power vacuum leads to vice president In Boluarte Since assuming the post, she has also been criticized by other heads of state amid protests by citizens who do not want her in power.the president is like this Lopez Obradorwas recently declared persona non grata by Peruvian lawmakers.
Castillo Several legal appeals to his freedom were dismissed, and he remains in prison. BarbadilloThere he devoted himself to gardening on the patio of his cell.
He concluded: “I have not committed treason or conspiracy, and I demand a firm decision to obtain my freedom, which I have been unfairly deprived of.”
His situation was complicated when his country’s Congress approved a report recommending that he be tried for corruption based on news material accusing him and his wife of corruption.
The crimes were condemned in reports, in which the sister Lilia Paredes (wife Castillo), Yennifer Paredeswhen she travels to provide sanitation works in rural areas with funding from the Ministry of Housing or municipalities, takes care of her friends’ companies as well as the companies she works for herself.
“I categorically and categorically deny being the author or being part of a criminal network. The only crime I committed was serving my country as President of the Republic,” he was sentenced.
As a result of these events, Castillo will face a political trial in parliament and have to attend plenary sessions to respond to complaints against him when he decides on Dec. 7 to announce a so-called coup, shut down Congress and form an emergency government.
at the same time, In Boluarte He must still hold the courts accountable for human rights abuses that occurred during the protests. The president requested an extended court appearance to charge her with genocide, homicide and assault.
majority of citizens Peru believes that the forces of order have abused their power to suppress protests, because according to the Peru Institute.
Guido Crosato, lawyer Castillo Explaining that the ex-president’s charge of insurrection meant someone was carrying a weapon, but in this case it wasn’t configured because the ex-president “did not take up any arms and they opposed him and his exiled daughter in Mexico“.
The former president’s legal defense is popular in Mexico but not in his country of origin. pedro castillo He has repeatedly asked to continue his proceedings at his liberty, the most recent of which he spoke remotely with the judge.
He even defended himself nationally via peruvian judiciaryIn his speech, he defended his mission and denied any criminal activity.
Mexico not the only country it works with Peru Having diplomatic difficulties, actually in front of the president anti money laundering organization was declared persona non grata, his opponent Gustavo Pietro Received the same title from the Congress of Peru.
The reason for breaking ties with the governments of Mexico and Colombia is the same: to criticize the president for holding power in a way they feel is against the will of the people.
“Then I’ll give it to the Chileans. – September? – Yes, but I won’t give it to the lady usurping the presidency. As long as there’s no democratic norm in Peru, we don’t want to have an economy with them or business relationship.”
As far as he is concerned, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador reiterated that he does not intend to surrender the presidency Pacific Alliance A Boluartedue to its “false” quality, while it is suspended from the Peru.