A murder on 4 January 2001 in Montevideo, Uruguay, which resulted in the incarceration of a particular individual [URY39821.E]

No reports of a murder in Montevideo in early January 2001 for which the individual named in the Information Request was subsequently incarcerated could be found among the sources consulted by the Research Directorate.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the Research Directorate within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Sources Consulted

IRB Databases

Latin American Regional Reports: Southern Cone Report [London]

Latin American Weekly Report (LAWR) [London]

Latinamerica Press [Lima]


World News Connection (WNC)

Internet sites including:

Brecha [Montevideo]

Country Reports

El Pais [Montevideo]

Patterns of Global Terrorism 2001

Policia Nacional de Uruguay

Resource Center of the Americas