Ex-Peruvian President Ollanta Humala
Ollanta Humala and Alberto Fujimori will serve their sentence in the same institution.
Former Peruvian President Ollanta Humala, who with his wife was sentenced to one and a half years pre-trial detention during the investigation of his case, will serve his sentence in prison Diroes, where sits another former head of state Alberto Fujimori, writes portal El Comercio.
It is noted that the national Institute of the penitentiary system, Peru has also decided to send a Heredia in female jail Virgen de Fatima.
Recall, according to the decision of the court of Humala and his wife Nadine Heredia will be up to 18 months in prison, while the prosecution prepares charges against them.
The ex-President called the judge’s decision on pre-trial confirmation of abuse of power, which he intends to fight to protect their rights.
According to the investigation, Humala as President (resigned in July 2016 − ed .) could get money from the Venezuelan authorities as well as from construction companies Odebrecht and OAS company for funding in 2006 and 2011 election campaigns of the Peruvian nationalist party.
In 2015 the Prosecutor’s office of Peru stated that it would conduct an investigation against Heredia on suspicion of involvement in the laundering of funds. We are talking about funds which was funded by the campaign activities of Umali.
We will remind, Humala became the second former head of Peru, in respect of whom elected such a measure. The first was almost 79-year-old Fujimori, who served as President of Peru from 1990 to 2000. He is serving a 25-year sentence for corruption and other crimes.
Earlier, when he was elected prezidentom Peru, Humala promised to pardon the convicted Fujimori, if his health will deteriorate.