The Communist Party of Peru more commonly known as the Shining Path (
Sendero Luminoso), is a Communist militant group in Peru. When it first launched
Peruvian revolutionary organization that endorsed Maoism and employed
guerrilla tactics and violent terrorism. The Shining Path was founded in 1970 in a
Aug 6, 2015 ... Peruvian Defence Minister Jakke Valakivi says the Shining Path rebel group has
has been weakened but not exterminated.
History of the Peruvian guerrilla army, Shining Path, which has been designated
a terrorist organization by the United States, European Union and Peru.
Aug 17, 2015 ... A series of recent offensives and counter-offensives between the Peruvian army
and the Shining Path insurgents suggest that the insurgency is ...
More than a decade after Peru vanquished a long-running insurgency, a bid by
some former Shining Path guerrillas to form a political party reopened a bitter ...
Aug 6, 2015 ... Sendero Luminoso ("Shining Path"), responsible for the death of 25000 people in
the Peruvian countryside, may be on the rise again.
1990 Shining Path calls for an "armed strike" in. Lima; Alberto Fujimori wins the
presidency in. Peru and subsequently implements economic austerity measures
May 6, 2008 ... In 1980, he launched his campaign to overthrow the Peruvian government. The
Shining Path's main goal was to destroy existing Peruvian ...
Sep 25, 2008 ... Introduction The two main Peruvian rebel groups, both leftist, are the Maoist
group Shining Path (Sendero Luminoso) and the Cuban-inspired ...