Pedro Richter Prada

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Pedro Richter-Prada
Prime Minister of Peru
In office
31 January 1979 – 28 July 1980
President Francisco Morales Bermúdez
Preceded by Óscar Molina Pallochia
Succeeded by Manuel Ulloa Elías
Federal Ministry of the Interior (Peru)
In office
18 May 1971 – 30 August 1975
President Juan Velasco Alvarado
Preceded by Armando Artola Azcárate
Succeeded by César Campos Quesada
Federal Ministry of Defence (Peru)
In office
31 January 1979 – 28 July 1980
President Juan Velasco Alvarado
Preceded by Óscar Molina Pallochia
Succeeded by Jorge Muñiz Luna
Personal details
Born (1921-01-04) January 4, 1921 (age 96)
Ayacucho, Peru
Nationality Peruvian
Residence Lima, Peru
Profession Military

Pedro Richter Prada (born January 4, 1921) is a Peruvian politician who was the prime minister of Peru from January 31, 1979 until July 28, 1980.[1] On December 28, 2007, the Italian government issued an arrest warrant for Prada for the disappearance of 25 Italian citizens in the 1970s.[2] In February 2015 a trial started in Italy related to Operation Condor, there were indictments against 32 people, including Richter Prada. He was charged with aggravated murder.[3] Richter Prada also served as Minister of Defense and Commander-in-Chief of the Army.[4]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Óscar Molina Pallochia
Prime Minister of Peru
1979 – 1980
Succeeded by
Manuel Ulloa Elías