The National Police of Peru captured the leader of the Maoist guerrilla, Sendero Luminoso (Shinning Path), known as Julio Chapo, in a joint operation with the Armed Forces.
Julio Chapo, whose real name could be Hugo Sixto Campos Córdova was a military commander and member of the terrorist organization Sendero Luminoso, according to information from Telesur.
The operation also resulted in the capturing of another member of the alleged terrorist group, Rafael Ichka Muñoz, who was in the district of Chinchihuasi, province of Churcampa, located in southwestern Peru.
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