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Pedro Richter Prada

Pedro Ángel Richter Fernández-Prada (4 January 1921[1][2] – 14 July 2017)[3] was a Peruvian politician who was the prime minister of Peru from January 31, 1979 until July 28, 1980.[4] On December 28, 2007, the Italian government issued an arrest warrant for Prada for the disappearance of 25 Italian citizens in the 1970s.[5] In February 2015 a trial started in Italy related to Operation Condor, there were indictments against 32 people, including Richter Prada. He was charged with aggravated murder.[6] Richter Prada also served as Minister of Defense and Commander-in-Chief of the Army.[7] Richter Prada died on 14 July 2017 at the age of 96.[8]

Pedro Richter-Prada
Pedro Richter Prada.jpg
Prime Minister of Peru
In office
31 January 1979 – 28 July 1980
PresidentFrancisco Morales Bermúdez
Preceded byÓscar Molina Pallochia
Succeeded byManuel Ulloa Elías
Federal Ministry of the Interior (Peru)
In office
18 May 1971 – 30 August 1975
PresidentJuan Velasco Alvarado
Preceded byArmando Artola Azcárate
Succeeded byCésar Campos Quesada
Federal Ministry of Defence (Peru)
In office
31 January 1979 – 28 July 1980
PresidentJuan Velasco Alvarado
Preceded byÓscar Molina Pallochia
Succeeded byJorge Muñiz Luna
Personal details
BornPedro Ángel Richter Fernández-Prada
January 4, 1921
Ayacucho, Peru
DiedJuly 14, 2017(2017-07-14) (aged 96)
Lima, Peru
NationalityPeruvian
ProfessionMilitary

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ http://gw.geneanet.org/fgovir?lang=en&iz=0&i=0
  3. ^ http://caretas.pe/sociedad/79712-pedro_richter_prada
  4. ^ http://rulers.org/rule.html#peru
  5. ^ http://www.peruviantimes.com/28/peru-ex-president-included-in-italian-arrest-warrant/82/
  6. ^ "Operación Cóndor: se inicia en Italia juicio contra Francisco Morales Bermúdez" (in Spanish). américa noticias. 12 February 2015. Retrieved 22 May 2016.
  7. ^ Louis Maresca; Stuart Maslen (16 November 2000). The Banning of Anti-Personnel Landmines: The Legal Contribution of the International Committee of the Red Cross 1955–1999. Cambridge University Press. p. 422. ISBN 978-1-139-43197-2.
  8. ^ https://redaccion.lamula.pe/2017/07/17/pedro-richter-prada-morales-bermudez-operacion-condor/victorliza/
Political offices
Preceded by
Óscar Molina Pallochia
Prime Minister of Peru
1979 – 1980
Succeeded by
Manuel Ulloa Elías