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Abimael Gumzan, founder of Peruvian rebel group Shining Path, dies

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Abimael Gumzan, founder of Peruvian rebel group Shining Path, dies
Abimael Gumzan, founder of Peruvian rebel group Shining Path, dies   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2021
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LIMA – Abimael Guzman, the founder of Peruvian rebel group Shining Path that killed tens of thousands in the 1980s and 1990s, died on Saturday at 86, Peruvian authorities said in a tweet.

Guzman had been reportedly in poor health in recent months and had been imprisoned since 1992.