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Peruvian Forces Storm Ambassador's Home

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Peruvian Forces Storm Ambassador's Home

(1 min) tv-pg

A live report from Lima, Peru, describes the action unfolding as Peruvian forces launch a raid on the Japanese ambassador's home, where the rebel leftist group Tupac Amaru has been holding hostages for four months. On April 22, 1997, Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori gave the order for an assault team to invade the ambassador's home.