Guzmán founded Shining Path in the 1960s on communist principles, and began an armed conflict in 1980 with the goal of stoking a peasant revolution that would gain control of the Peruvian countryside, and eventually the cities.
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In announcing the designation of Cuba Jan. 11, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said it has provided “support for acts of international terrorism in granting safe harbor to terrorists.”
Father Jude Fernando of St. Anthony’s Parish in Colombo speaks with Lauren Ashburn on EWTN News Nightly about the Easter Sunday bombings at his church.
Reports that the Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the multiple massacres increase the concerns.
On Friday, at least 49 people were killed in attacks on two Muslim places of worship in the city of Christchurch.
Twin bombings in Jolo are among the deadliest in recent years.
At lease 20 Massgoers were killed in explosions and more than 100 were injured Sunday.
At least nine churchgoers were killed and more than 40 injured in a double suicide bomber attack at a Methodist church in southwest Pakistan.
“Disbelief and shock are the overwhelming feelings; there are no adequate words," Archbishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller. "There can be no explanation or motive for such a scene of horror at a small country church for families gathered to praise Jesus Christ.”