Peru's President pardons former autocrat Alberto Fujimori on medical grounds

  • Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has pardoned Alberto Fujimori, who has governed Peru from 1990 to 2000, on medical grounds. Alberto Fujimori was reported to be ill and was rushed to the hospital on Christmas eve. Doctors said he was in a critical condition when he arrived at the hospital. He could have even died. It was reported he was suffering a severe drop in blood pressure and abnormal heart rhythm.