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Uruguay Rejects Former Peru President's Asylum Request

Uruguay has rejected an asylum request by former President Alan Garcia, who sought protection in the country's consulate after a judge retained his passport as part of a corruption probe. Peru's Foreign Minister Nestor Popolizio says Garcia has already left the Uruguayan consulate in Lima and there are reports of a silver-colored sedan leaving the diplomatic post earlier Monday. In denying Garcia's asylum claim, Uruguayan President Tabare Vazquez said there was no evidence...

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