former President Alan Garca., 2001 News

Peruvian opposition politician, was elected president of Peru in June, narrowly defeating former President Alan Garca. It was Toledo's second presidential race in just 13 months. Last year he ran against incumbent Alberto K. Fujimori. Toledo dropped out of the runoff election amid widespread allegations that the election was rigged in Fujimori's favor.

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