Augusto Pinochet

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Asian Correspondent
International Justice Dayabuses in order to create a more just world. Instances where the ICC has made
International Justice Day
Asian Correspondent / Posted 9 days ago
abuses in order to create a more just world. Instances where the ICC has made rulings have included in the case of General Augusto Pinochet in Chile; regarding the investigation of war crimes in the former Yugoslavia in the 1990s; the genocides in... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentinafiles to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information ab
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentina
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 10 days ago
files to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information about the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile. At least 3,095 people were killed during Pinochet's rule, and tens of thousands more were tortured... Read more
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The Forward
For Survivor’s Grandson, Holocaust Still Reverberateshe has prosecuted crimes against humanity, and genocide. He worked on the legal
For Survivor’s Grandson, Holocaust Still Reverberates
The Forward / Posted 10 days ago
he has prosecuted crimes against humanity, and genocide. He worked on the legal team that took on former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet. His last book, “Torture Team,” illustrated the crimes of the second Bush administration. He told The New... Read more
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The China Post
Buenos Aires exhibit calls attention to CIA support for dictatorsfiles to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information ab
Buenos Aires exhibit calls attention to CIA support for dictators
The China Post / Posted 11 days ago
files to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information about the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile. At least 3,095 people were killed during Pinochet's rule, and tens of thousands more were tortured... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
President Erdogan’s govt under fire: A history of coups in TurkeyBolshevik revolution in 1917 that unseated the Russian monarchy) or foreign int
President Erdogan’s govt under fire: A history of coups in Turkey
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
Bolshevik revolution in 1917 that unseated the Russian monarchy) or foreign intervention (the CIA backed Chilean army chief Augusto Pinochet as he seized power from a democratically-elected government). Why are coups common in Turkey? There has... Read more
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Quartz
What is a coup?his death in 2011); and the CIA-backed usurpation of Chile’s democratically ele
What is a coup?
Quartz / Posted 12 days ago
his death in 2011); and the CIA-backed usurpation of Chile’s democratically elected president Salvador Allende in 1973 by Augusto Pinochet. Political scientists generally subscribe to three types of coup, as defined by Samuel P. Huntington in his... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Five famous coups from history as Turkey descends into chaosdeposed and fleeing to Saudi Arabia without ever facing charges. He died in 200
Five famous coups from history as Turkey descends into chaos
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
deposed and fleeing to Saudi Arabia without ever facing charges. He died in 2003.4.Chile, 1973 Another military figure, Augusto Pinochet was made head of the Chilean army at around the same time he joined a coup plot, backed by the CIA, against... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentinafiles to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information ab
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentina
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 days ago
files to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information about the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile. At least 3,095 people were killed during Pinochet's rule, and tens of thousands more were tortured... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentinafiles to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information ab
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentina
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
files to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information about the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile. At least 3,095 people were killed during Pinochet's rule, and tens of thousands more were tortured... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentinafiles to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information ab
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentina
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 12 days ago
files to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information about the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile. At least 3,095 people were killed during Pinochet's rule, and tens of thousands more were tortured... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentinafiles to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information ab
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentina
Hawaii News Now / Posted 12 days ago
files to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information about the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile. At least 3,095 people were killed during Pinochet's rule, and tens of thousands more were tortured... Read more
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Salon.com
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentinafiles to show the enormity of their volume.” Many pages contain information ab
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentina
Salon.com / Posted 12 days ago
files to show the enormity of their volume.” Many pages contain information about the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile. At least 3,095 people were killed during Pinochet’s rule, and tens of thousands more were tortured... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentinafiles to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information ab
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentina
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 12 days ago
files to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information about the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile. At least 3,095 people were killed during Pinochet's rule, and tens of thousands more were tortured... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentinafiles to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information ab
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentina
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 days ago
files to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information about the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile. At least 3,095 people were killed during Pinochet's rule, and tens of thousands more were tortured... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentinafiles to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information ab
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentina
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 12 days ago
files to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information about the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile. At least 3,095 people were killed during Pinochet's rule, and tens of thousands more were tortured... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentinafiles to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information ab
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentina
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 12 days ago
files to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information about the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile. At least 3,095 people were killed during Pinochet's rule, and tens of thousands more were tortured... Read more
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KXXV Waco
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentinafiles to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information ab
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentina
KXXV Waco / Posted 12 days ago
files to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information about the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile. At least 3,095 people were killed during Pinochet's rule, and tens of thousands more were tortured... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentinafiles to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information ab
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentina
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 12 days ago
files to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information about the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile. At least 3,095 people were killed during Pinochet's rule, and tens of thousands more were tortured... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentinafiles to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information ab
CIA declassified papers focus of art exhibit in Argentina
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 days ago
files to show the enormity of their volume." Many pages contain information about the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile. At least 3,095 people were killed during Pinochet's rule, and tens of thousands more were tortured... Read more
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The Star
Daughter of Chile's Allende eyes presidential bid in 2017of the socialist ruling party who has expressed interest in running. Allende,
Daughter of Chile's Allende eyes presidential bid in 2017
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
of the socialist ruling party who has expressed interest in running. Allende, whose father was ousted by former dictator Augusto Pinochet in a coup in 1973, said she has been leaning towards making a bid at the insistence of Chileans, according... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Daughter of Chile's Allende eyes presidential bid in 2017of the socialist ruling party who has expressed interest in running. Allende,
Daughter of Chile's Allende eyes presidential bid in 2017
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
of the socialist ruling party who has expressed interest in running. Allende, whose father was ousted by former dictator Augusto Pinochet in a coup in 1973, said she has been leaning towards making a bid at the insistence of Chileans, according... Read more
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NZCity
Emma Watson's latest movie took just £47 on its opening weekend.only seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life i
Emma Watson's latest movie took just £47 on its opening weekend.
NZCity / Posted 18 days ago
only seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life in Chile under the notorious military leader Augusto Pinochet and has already been panned by some critics. However, Signature Entertainment, the film's distributor, has... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Earnings on Emma Watson's latest bomb revealedonly seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life i
Earnings on Emma Watson's latest bomb revealed
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
only seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life in Chile under the notorious military leader Augusto Pinochet and has already been panned by some critics. However, Signature Entertainment, the film's distributor, has... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Earnings on Emma Watson's latest bomb revealedonly seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life i
Earnings on Emma Watson's latest bomb revealed
Daily Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
only seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life in Chile under the notorious military leader Augusto Pinochet and has already been panned by some critics. However, Signature Entertainment, the film's distributor, has... Read more
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Northern Star
Earnings on Emma Watson's latest bomb revealedonly seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life i
Earnings on Emma Watson's latest bomb revealed
Northern Star / Posted 19 days ago
only seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life in Chile under the notorious military leader Augusto Pinochet and has already been panned by some critics. However, Signature Entertainment, the film's distributor, has... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Earnings on Emma Watson's latest bomb revealedonly seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life i
Earnings on Emma Watson's latest bomb revealed
The Daily Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
only seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life in Chile under the notorious military leader Augusto Pinochet and has already been panned by some critics. However, Signature Entertainment, the film's distributor, has... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Earnings on Emma Watson's latest bomb revealedonly seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life i
Earnings on Emma Watson's latest bomb revealed
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
only seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life in Chile under the notorious military leader Augusto Pinochet and has already been panned by some critics. However, Signature Entertainment, the film's distributor, has... Read more
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Queensland Times
Earnings on Emma Watson's latest bomb revealedonly seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life i
Earnings on Emma Watson's latest bomb revealed
Queensland Times / Posted 19 days ago
only seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life in Chile under the notorious military leader Augusto Pinochet and has already been panned by some critics. However, Signature Entertainment, the film's distributor, has... Read more
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News Mail
Earnings on Emma Watson's latest bomb revealedonly seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life i
Earnings on Emma Watson's latest bomb revealed
News Mail / Posted 19 days ago
only seven people paid to see it over the weekend. The movie centres on life in Chile under the notorious military leader Augusto Pinochet and has already been panned by some critics. However, Signature Entertainment, the film's distributor, has... Read more
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Salon.com
Chile’s ex-army commander detained in 1973 killing casehad tortured them. But Cheyre has acknowledged that human rights abuses occurr
Chile’s ex-army commander detained in 1973 killing case
Salon.com / Posted 20 days ago
had tortured them. But Cheyre has acknowledged that human rights abuses occurred during the 1973-1990 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. Cristian Cruz, a lawyer who represents the families of the 15 slain activists, praised the arrest. “My... Read more
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KERA North Texas
In Chile, 'Marraqueta' Is The Daily Breadthey even figure in the 2012 movie No, which tells the story of the 1988 plebis
In Chile, 'Marraqueta' Is The Daily Bread
KERA North Texas / Posted 20 days ago
they even figure in the 2012 movie No, which tells the story of the 1988 plebiscite in which Chile voted out the dictator Augusto Pinochet, who came to power through a military coup in 1973. In the movie, an ad executive berates an assistant for... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
In Chile, 'Marraqueta' Is The Daily Breadthey even figure in the 2012 movie No, which tells the story of the 1988 plebis
In Chile, 'Marraqueta' Is The Daily Bread
KPBS San Diego / Posted 20 days ago
they even figure in the 2012 movie No, which tells the story of the 1988 plebiscite in which Chile voted out the dictator Augusto Pinochet, who came to power through a military coup in 1973. In the movie, an ad executive berates an assistant for... Read more
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FOX News
Emma Watson's latest film is a financial disasterColony" overseas, is a story about a woman, Emma Watson's character, who infilt
Emma Watson's latest film is a financial disaster
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
Colony" overseas, is a story about a woman, Emma Watson's character, who infiltrates a cult in Chile during the regime of Augusto Pinochet, in an attempt to get her husband out. There are a couple of reasons for the film's lackluster success at... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘Ireland has a tolerant, forward-thinking vibe’in Chile in the 1990s, the school history book provided students with a biased,
‘Ireland has a tolerant, forward-thinking vibe’
The Irish Times / Posted 21 days ago
in Chile in the 1990s, the school history book provided students with a biased, one-sided version of the dictatorship under Augusto Pinochet. Even today, he says older generations prefer not to talk about the nearly two decades of dictatorship Chile... Read more
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The Irish Times
New to the Parish: ‘Ireland has a tolerant, forward-thinking vibe’in Chile in the 1990s, the school history book provided students with a biased,
New to the Parish: ‘Ireland has a tolerant, forward-thinking vibe’
The Irish Times / Posted 22 days ago
in Chile in the 1990s, the school history book provided students with a biased, one-sided version of the dictatorship under Augusto Pinochet. Even today, he says older generations prefer not to talk about the nearly two decades of dictatorship Chile... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Death and the Maidena long dictatorship, Dorfman's experiences come from Chile — namely, his exile
Death and the Maiden
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 27 days ago
a long dictatorship, Dorfman's experiences come from Chile — namely, his exile during the brutal military dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet and the wounded home he returned to in 1990. This tale of revenge and past traumas serves as a look at the... Read more
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International Business Times
Florida jury finds retired Chilean army officer responsible for singer Victor Jara's death in 1973 alleged that Pedro Pablo Barrientos Nuñez, 67, tortured and shot dead Jara. Nuñ
Florida jury finds retired Chilean army officer responsible for singer Victor Jara's death in 1973
International Business Times / Posted 30 days ago
alleged that Pedro Pablo Barrientos Nuñez, 67, tortured and shot dead Jara. Nuñez was an officer in the Chilean Army under Augusto Pinochet, who ruled the country between 1973 and 1990. Barrientos fled Chile in 1989 and married a woman in the US... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Jury holds ex-officer liable for 1973 torture and killing of Chilean folk singerand killed more than 40 years ago (AP) A US jury has said a former military of
Jury holds ex-officer liable for 1973 torture and killing of Chilean folk singer
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
and killed more than 40 years ago (AP) A US jury has said a former military officer in the regime of Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet tortured and killed a folk singer more than 40 years ago and is awarding his family 28 million US dollars... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chile ex-Army officer found liable in 1973 death of singer Victor JaraREUTERS: An army lieutenant under late Chilean strongman Augusto Pinochet was f
Chile ex-Army officer found liable in 1973 death of singer Victor Jara
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
REUTERS: An army lieutenant under late Chilean strongman Augusto Pinochet was found liable by a Florida jury on Monday for the 1973 torture and killing of popular folk singer Victor Jara and ordered to pay US$28 million (£21.2 million) in damages,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
5 Things to Know in Florida for June 28FOR SINGER'S 1973 SLAYING IN CHILE A Florida jury says a former military offic
5 Things to Know in Florida for June 28
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
FOR SINGER'S 1973 SLAYING IN CHILE A Florida jury says a former military officer in the regime of Chile's brutal dictator Augusto Pinochet tortured and killed a Chilean folk singer more than 40 years ago and is awarding his family $28 million. The... Read more
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The Star
Chile ex-Army officer found liable in 1973 death of singer Victor Jara(Reuters) - An army lieutenant under late Chilean strongman Augusto Pinochet wa
Chile ex-Army officer found liable in 1973 death of singer Victor Jara
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
(Reuters) - An army lieutenant under late Chilean strongman Augusto Pinochet was found liable by a Florida jury on Monday for the 1973 torture and killing of popular folk singer Victor Jara and ordered to pay $28 million (£21.2 million) in damages,... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Jury: Ex-officer liable for singer's 1973 slaying in Chilea jury ruled that former Lt. Pedro Pablo Barrientos Nunez, a military officer i
Jury: Ex-officer liable for singer's 1973 slaying in Chile
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 30 days ago
a jury ruled that former Lt. Pedro Pablo Barrientos Nunez, a military officer in the regime of Chile's brutal dictator Augusto Pinochet, tortured and killed the folk singer more than 40 years ago and is awarding his family $28 million.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Jury:officer liable for singer's 1973 slaying in Chilea jury ruled that former Lt. Pedro Pablo Barrientos Nunez, a military officer i
Jury:officer liable for singer's 1973 slaying in Chile
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
a jury ruled that former Lt. Pedro Pablo Barrientos Nunez, a military officer in the regime of Chile's brutal dictator Augusto Pinochet, tortured and killed the folk singer more than 40 years ago and is awarding his family $28 million.... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Jury:officer liable for singer's 1973 slaying in Chilea jury ruled that former Lt. Pedro Pablo Barrientos Nunez, a military officer i
Jury:officer liable for singer's 1973 slaying in Chile
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 30 days ago
a jury ruled that former Lt. Pedro Pablo Barrientos Nunez, a military officer in the regime of Chile's brutal dictator Augusto Pinochet, tortured and killed the folk singer more than 40 years ago and is awarding his family $28 million.... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Jury: Ex-officer liable for singer's 1973 slaying in Chilea jury ruled that former Lt. Pedro Pablo Barrientos Nunez, a military officer i
Jury: Ex-officer liable for singer's 1973 slaying in Chile
The New Canaan News / Posted 30 days ago
a jury ruled that former Lt. Pedro Pablo Barrientos Nunez, a military officer in the regime of Chile's brutal dictator Augusto Pinochet, tortured and killed the folk singer more than 40 years ago and is awarding his family $28 million.... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Jury:officer liable for singer's 1973 slaying in Chilea jury ruled that former Lt. Pedro Pablo Barrientos Nunez, a military officer i
Jury:officer liable for singer's 1973 slaying in Chile
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
a jury ruled that former Lt. Pedro Pablo Barrientos Nunez, a military officer in the regime of Chile's brutal dictator Augusto Pinochet, tortured and killed the folk singer more than 40 years ago and is awarding his family $28 million.... Read more
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Salon.com
Jury holds ex-officer liable for 1973 slaying in ChileORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A former lieutenant under the brutal dictator Augusto Pino
Jury holds ex-officer liable for 1973 slaying in Chile
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A former lieutenant under the brutal dictator Augusto Pinochet tortured and killed a famed Chilean folk singer whose family had been seeking justice for more than 40 years, a federal jury in Florida ruled Monday. The jury in the... Read more
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ABC News
Chilean Ex–Military Officer Liable for Folk Singer’s Torture, Murderin a Santiago soccer stadium in the immediate aftermath of the coup that began
Chilean Ex–Military Officer Liable for Folk Singer’s Torture, Murder
ABC News / Posted 30 days ago
in a Santiago soccer stadium in the immediate aftermath of the coup that began the rule of infamous Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet in September 1973. A civil lawsuit filed by Jara’s family against Barrientos in 2013 says Jara was one of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
AM briefing: Trump an 'insecure money grubber'familyA Florida jury says Pedro Pablo Barrientos Nunez, a former military offic
AM briefing: Trump an 'insecure money grubber'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 30 days ago
familyA Florida jury says Pedro Pablo Barrientos Nunez, a former military officer in the regime of Chile's brutal dictator Augusto Pinochet, tortured and killed a Chilean folk singer Victor Jara more than 40 years ago and is awarding his family -... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Jury holds ex-officer liable for 1973 slaying in ChileORLANDO, Fla. - A former lieutenant under the brutal dictator Augusto Pinochet
Jury holds ex-officer liable for 1973 slaying in Chile
Brandon Sun / Posted 30 days ago
ORLANDO, Fla. - A former lieutenant under the brutal dictator Augusto Pinochet tortured and killed a famed Chilean folk singer whose family had been seeking justice for more than 40 years, a federal jury in Florida ruled Monday. The jury in the... Read more
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