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** FILE ** A top leader of the once-powerful Shining Path rebel group, Comrade Artemio, whose given name is Florindo "Juan" Flores, center, is escorted by police officers outside a police hospital in Lima, Peru, Wednesday Feb. 22, 2012. Flores was captured by Peruvian troops on Sunday, Feb. 12, in the remote coca-growing Upper Huallaga Valley of central Peru. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)
Photo by: Martin Mejia
** FILE ** A top leader of the once-powerful Shining Path rebel group, Comrade Artemio, whose given name is Florindo "Juan" Flores, center, is escorted by police officers outside a police hospital in Lima, Peru, Wednesday Feb. 22, 2012. Flores was captured by Peruvian troops on Sunday, Feb. 12, in the remote coca-growing Upper Huallaga Valley of central Peru. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)

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