Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez and his followers allegedly
"granted" US$ 100,000 to the Enocacerista Movement, according
to an investigation conducted by the Peruvian newspaper El
Comercio into the funding of the group managed by Antauro
and Ollanta Humala.
The newspaper pointed out that "the Peruvian Ministry of
the Interior views as reliable the information that states
that in 2001 Hugo Chávez had sent to Antaulo Humala
Tasso, through a retired army officer, the amount of US$ 100,000
to consolidate the political party."
According to intelligence sources, there were not additional
deliveries because Humala "did not use properly" the
Based on the investigation conducted by El Comercio, the
ultra-nationalist movement usually receives money from foreign
parties, particularly from Mexico, Ecuador, Venezuela and