Interior minister of Peru accused of 1988 murder of journalist

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Interior minister of Peru accused of 1988 murder of journalist

The interior minister of Peru has been accused of taking part in a journalist’s murder in 1988, but says he is completely innocent. CCTV’s Dan Collyns reports from Lima.

An online news outlet revealed that the case was opened against Daniel Urresti last year.

Two soldiers were convicted 6 years ago in the killing, and based on their testimonies, the investigation of Urresti has been approved.

Interior minister of Peru accused of 1988 murder of journalist

Interior minister of Peru accused of 1988 murder of journalist

The interior minister of Peru has been accused of taking part in a journalist's murder in 1988, but says he is completely innocent. CCTV's Dan Collyns reports from Lima.