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Peru Declares Premature Victory in Major Coca Producing Region

Peru Declares Premature Victory in Major Coca Producing Region

Peru's president has declared that drug traffickers are no longer a "parallel power" in a major coca producing valley that has long been a guerrilla stronghold for the Shining Path. However, coca cultivation figures from the United Nations contradict the president's narrative. Read More

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The Shining Path is an insurgent group in Peru that has declined in recent years, although one faction remains dedicated to drug trafficking activities and extortion.

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