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Fernando Villavicencio

In April 2017, Villavicencio, a journalist and author, sought asylum in Peru due to threats against him and his family, and a pre-trial detention order alleging he leaked documents… More

Editor Milton Chacaguasay Jailed Again

International PEN is outraged by the re-imprisonment of La Verdad editor Milton Chacaguasay Flores less than two months after he was released on parole. On July 9, 2009, Chacaguasay… More

Newspaper Editor Released

International PEN welcomes the release of newspaper editor Nadesapillai Vithyatharan on April 24, 2009. More

Call for Release of Milton Chacaguasay

International PEN renews its call for the release of La Verdad editor Milton Chacaguasay Flores, who has been imprisoned since November 2008 for allegedly libeling a judge. More

Editor Given 10 Months in Prison

International PEN protests the 10-month prison sentence handed to La Verdad editor Milton Chacaguasay Flores on November 15, 2008 for allegedly libeling a judge. More

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