Shining Path http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22844/all en For Peru's rebels, terror didn't work, now for politics http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/peru/121115/shining-path-terrorist-guerrilla-politics-movadef <p>LIMA &mdash; Two decades after the capture of its messianic leader precipitated the Shining Path&rsquo;s rapid military decline, supporters of the Maoist insurgents who once bathed Peru in blood are attempting a comeback. Pushing the group&rsquo;s fundamentalist agenda and calling for the release of those convicted of terrorism, the Movement for Amnesty and Fundamental Rights is winning adherents among a new generation with no memories of the horrors of the 1980s and early 1990s.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/peru/121115/shining-path-terrorist-guerrilla-politics-movadef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Shining Path Conflict Zones Peru Politics Mon, 19 Nov 2012 11:00:07 +0000 Simeon Tegel 5726167 at http://www.globalpost.com