Augusto Pinochet

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Salon.com
Wrong all along: Neoliberal IMF admits neoliberalism fuels inequality and hurts growthideologues quote Milton Friedman, speaking of the legacy of the reign of far-ri
Wrong all along: Neoliberal IMF admits neoliberalism fuels inequality and hurts growth
Salon.com / Posted 16 hours ago
ideologues quote Milton Friedman, speaking of the legacy of the reign of far-right, U.S.-backed capitalist dictator Augusto Pinochet as Chile’s “economic miracle.” What they overlook is how Pinochet used a bloodstained iron fist to implement... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Chad's ex-president handed life sentenceinternational human-rights lawyers were in the gallery on Monday to hear the ve
Chad's ex-president handed life sentence
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
international human-rights lawyers were in the gallery on Monday to hear the verdict, including the prosecutor who indicted Augusto Pinochet, the dictator who ruled Chile from 1973-1990. Habre has been called the "African Pinochet." During the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Ex-president of Chad convicted of war crimesinternational human rights lawyers were in the gallery Monday to hear the verdi
Ex-president of Chad convicted of war crimes
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
international human rights lawyers were in the gallery Monday to hear the verdict, including the prosecutor who indicted Augusto Pinochet, the dictator who ruled Chile from 1973-1990. Habré has been called the “African Pinochet.” During the... Read more
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The Hindu
A deadly legacy of Latin America dictatorshipsconfidence in society.” Operation Condor was conceived in November 1975 during
A deadly legacy of Latin America dictatorships
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
confidence in society.” Operation Condor was conceived in November 1975 during meetings hosted by the Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet, who enlisted the leaders of Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay. Peru and Ecuador joined... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Former Chad dictator to learn fate after alleged victims' long fight for justiceBrody, a Human Rights Watch campaigner nicknamed the “dictator hunter” for his
Former Chad dictator to learn fate after alleged victims' long fight for justice
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
Brody, a Human Rights Watch campaigner nicknamed the “dictator hunter” for his tenacity in pursuing both Habré and Chile’s Augusto Pinochet, thinks the greatest precedent is not a legal one but the message it sends to survivors of other... Read more
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The Hindu
Argentine court sentences ex-dictator Reynaldo Bignone for Operation Condortold The Associated Press outside the court room. Her brother, Luis Elgueta, ha
Argentine court sentences ex-dictator Reynaldo Bignone for Operation Condor
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
told The Associated Press outside the court room. Her brother, Luis Elgueta, had taken refuge in Buenos Aires from Gen. Augusto Pinochet’s forces, only to be forcibly disappeared in Buenos Aires in 1976 as part of Operation Condor. “This trial... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
A look at the Operation Condor conspiracy in South Americawhose members had been trained by the CIA, were behind the assassination. WHO
A look at the Operation Condor conspiracy in South America
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
whose members had been trained by the CIA, were behind the assassination. WHO WERE CONDOR'S MASTERMINDS? Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet, Paraguayan strongman Alfredo Stroessner, Bolivia's Hugo Banzer, Argentine dictator Jorge Videla and Juan... Read more
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Salon.com
A look at the Operation Condor conspiracy in South Americatrained by the CIA, were behind the assassination. You Might Also Like WHO WE
A look at the Operation Condor conspiracy in South America
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
trained by the CIA, were behind the assassination. You Might Also Like WHO WERE CONDOR’S MASTERMINDS? Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet, Paraguayan strongman Alfredo Stroessner, Bolivia’s Hugo Banzer, Argentine dictator Jorge Videla and Juan... Read more
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ABC News
A Look at the Operation Condor Conspiracy in South Americawhose members had been trained by the CIA, were behind the assassination. WHO
A Look at the Operation Condor Conspiracy in South America
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
whose members had been trained by the CIA, were behind the assassination. WHO WERE CONDOR'S MASTERMINDS? Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet, Paraguayan strongman Alfredo Stroessner, Bolivia's Hugo Banzer, Argentine dictator Jorge Videla and Juan... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
A look at the Operation Condor conspiracy in South AmericaOrganizations, many of whose members were trained by the CIA. WHO WERE THE MAI
A look at the Operation Condor conspiracy in South America
Local 10 Miami / Posted 4 days ago
Organizations, many of whose members were trained by the CIA. WHO WERE THE MAIN MASTERMINDS OF CONDOR? Chile's Augusto Pinochet; Alfredo Stroessner of Paraguay; Hugo Banzer of Bolivia; Jorge Videla of Argentina, and Juan Maria... Read more
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Salon.com
A look at the Operation Condor conspiracy in South AmericaOrganizations, many of whose members were trained by the CIA. WHO WERE THE MAI
A look at the Operation Condor conspiracy in South America
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
Organizations, many of whose members were trained by the CIA. WHO WERE THE MAIN MASTERMINDS OF CONDOR? Chile’s Augusto Pinochet; Alfredo Stroessner of Paraguay; Hugo Banzer of Bolivia; Jorge Videla of Argentina, and Juan Maria... Read more
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Daily Herald
Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condorto share intelligence and eliminate leftists across South America. Operation C
Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condor
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
to share intelligence and eliminate leftists across South America. Operation Condor was launched by Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet who enlisted other South America's dictators. It grew to include Chile, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay... Read more
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ABC News
A Look at the Operation Condor Conspiracy in South AmericaOrganizations, many of whose members were trained by the CIA. WHO WERE THE MAI
A Look at the Operation Condor Conspiracy in South America
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
Organizations, many of whose members were trained by the CIA. WHO WERE THE MAIN MASTERMINDS OF CONDOR? Chile's Augusto Pinochet; Alfredo Stroessner of Paraguay; Hugo Banzer of Bolivia; Jorge Videla of Argentina, and Juan Maria... Read more
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ABC News
Argentine Court Sentences Ex-Dictator for Operation Condorand eliminate leftists across South America. Operation Condor was launched in
Argentine Court Sentences Ex-Dictator for Operation Condor
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
and eliminate leftists across South America. Operation Condor was launched in November 1975 by Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet who enlisted other dictators. But the covert program went much further: the U.S. government later determined... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condorto share intelligence and eliminate leftists across South America. Operation C
Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condor
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
to share intelligence and eliminate leftists across South America. Operation Condor was launched by Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet who enlisted other South America's dictators. It grew to include Chile, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condorto share intelligence and eliminate leftists across South America. Operation C
Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condor
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
to share intelligence and eliminate leftists across South America. Operation Condor was launched by Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet who enlisted other South America's dictators. It grew to include Chile, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condorto share intelligence and eliminate leftists across South America. Operation C
Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condor
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
to share intelligence and eliminate leftists across South America. Operation Condor was launched by Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet who enlisted other South America's dictators. It grew to include Chile, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay... Read more
56 related stories
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condorto share intelligence and eliminate leftists across South America. Operation C
Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condor
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
to share intelligence and eliminate leftists across South America. Operation Condor was launched by Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet who enlisted other South America's dictators. It grew to include Chile, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay... Read more
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iol.co.za
Chile student protests turn violentChile. They have been appealing for the past decade to change the current syst
Chile student protests turn violent
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Chile. They have been appealing for the past decade to change the current system dating to the 1973-1990 dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet. Frustrated with delays to the reform, student groups have hardened their protests in recent days. On... Read more
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iol.co.za
The myth of Africa’s growing middle classclass of the early 1970s in its majority did not side with Salvador Allende, bu
The myth of Africa’s growing middle class
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
class of the early 1970s in its majority did not side with Salvador Allende, but supported the military coup by General Augusto Pinochet. Politically, middle classes seem not as democratic as many of those singing their praises believe.... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Operation Condor conspiracy faces day of judgment in Argentina courtdocuments declassified last year show that the order to kill Letelier had come
Operation Condor conspiracy faces day of judgment in Argentina court
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
documents declassified last year show that the order to kill Letelier had come directly from the dictator, General Augusto Pinochet. Declassified State Department records show that the month before Letelier’s murder, Kissinger had ordered... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Africa’s rising middle class: time to sort out fact from fictionclass of the early 1970s in its majority did not side with Salvador Allende, bu
Africa’s rising middle class: time to sort out fact from fiction
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
class of the early 1970s in its majority did not side with Salvador Allende, but supported the military coup by General Augusto Pinochet. Politically, middle classes seem not as democratic as many of those singing their praises believe.... Read more
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Swissinfo
Chile's Bachelet scales back reform agenda due to slow economybe postponed. Bachelet praised talks on a new constitution to replace one impl
Chile's Bachelet scales back reform agenda due to slow economy
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
be postponed. Bachelet praised talks on a new constitution to replace one implemented by the country's former dictator Augusto Pinochet. She did not mention a reform that aims to strengthen organized labour in the South American country. Last... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chile's Bachelet scales back reform agenda due to slow economybe postponed. Bachelet praised talks on a new constitution to replace one impl
Chile's Bachelet scales back reform agenda due to slow economy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
be postponed. Bachelet praised talks on a new constitution to replace one implemented by the country's former dictator Augusto Pinochet. She did not mention a reform that aims to strengthen organized labour in the South American country. Last... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Cannes: Pablo Larraín takes the road less traveled with 'Neruda'— “Tony Manero” (2008), “Post Mortem” (2010) and “No” (2012) — that amounted to
Cannes: Pablo Larraín takes the road less traveled with 'Neruda'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 days ago
— “Tony Manero” (2008), “Post Mortem” (2010) and “No” (2012) — that amounted to a corrosive critique of life under the Gen. Augusto Pinochet regime. In 2015, he continued his attack on institutional abuse with “The Club,” a grimly accomplished... Read more
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Variety
For Chile’s Arthouse Auteurs, the Foreign Market Reigns Supreme“Neruda” is also co-financed by Jeff Skoll’s Participant Media. “No,” about ho
For Chile’s Arthouse Auteurs, the Foreign Market Reigns Supreme
Variety / Posted 15 days ago
“Neruda” is also co-financed by Jeff Skoll’s Participant Media. “No,” about how an ad man helps oust dictator Augusto Pinochet from power, was Participant Media’s first foreign-language investment. “Gloria,” about a late-50s divorcee’s... Read more
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BBC News
Chad's Hissene Habreby two security agents - and is seen occasionally at the local mosque for Frida
Chad's Hissene Habre
BBC News / Posted 15 days ago
by two security agents - and is seen occasionally at the local mosque for Friday prayers. But unlike Chile's late dictator Augusto Pinochet, who died before ever being brought to trial, Mr Habre now appears set to face his alleged victims in... Read more
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Mong Palatino
Mong Palatino » Blog Archive » The return of the Marcosesrights violations and the plundering of the nation’s wealth. Compared to other
Mong Palatino » Blog Archive » The return of the Marcoses
Mong Palatino / Posted 16 days ago
rights violations and the plundering of the nation’s wealth. Compared to other notorious dictators of the 1970s, such as Augusto Pinochet of Chile and Jorge Rafael Videla of Argentina, Marcos was never indicted with criminal charges and his heirs... Read more
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The Manila Times
Neruda’s bid for freedom in Cannes movielife as a collector of ship figureheads and sea shells, and his last days after
Neruda’s bid for freedom in Cannes movie
The Manila Times / Posted 17 days ago
life as a collector of ship figureheads and sea shells, and his last days after the 1973 military coup that brought General Augusto Pinochet to power. Neruda was preparing to flee to Mexico to lead the opposition to Pinochet but he died in a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Chile Supreme Court seeks extradition of French national Marie Verhoeven, says envoyassassination of Chilean Senator Jaime Guzman Errazuriz on April 1, 1991. Erraz
Chile Supreme Court seeks extradition of French national Marie Verhoeven, says envoy
The Economic Times / Posted 19 days ago
assassination of Chilean Senator Jaime Guzman Errazuriz on April 1, 1991. Errazuriz was a close advisor of Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet. A professor of Constitutional Law, he played an important part in the drafting of the 1980 Constitution.... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Bachelet thanks Sweden for help during dictatorshipexpressed thanks to Sweden on Tuesday for helping thousands of Chileans escape
Bachelet thanks Sweden for help during dictatorship
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
expressed thanks to Sweden on Tuesday for helping thousands of Chileans escape persecution during the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. On the first-ever state visit by a Chilean president to the Nordic country, Michelle Bachelet highlighted... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Bachelet thanks Sweden for help during dictatorshipexpressed thanks to Sweden on Tuesday for helping thousands of Chileans escape
Bachelet thanks Sweden for help during dictatorship
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 days ago
expressed thanks to Sweden on Tuesday for helping thousands of Chileans escape persecution during the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. On the first-ever state visit by a Chilean president to the Nordic country, Michelle Bachelet highlighted... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Bachelet thanks Sweden for help during dictatorshipexpressed thanks to Sweden on Tuesday for helping thousands of Chileans escape
Bachelet thanks Sweden for help during dictatorship
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 21 days ago
expressed thanks to Sweden on Tuesday for helping thousands of Chileans escape persecution during the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. On the first-ever state visit by a Chilean president to the Nordic country, Michelle Bachelet highlighted... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hissène Habré Before the Extraordinary African Chambersin the campaign to bring Habré to justice? In January 2000, inspired by the Lo
Hissène Habré Before the Extraordinary African Chambers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
in the campaign to bring Habré to justice? In January 2000, inspired by the London arrest of the former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet, a group of Chadian victims filed a complaint against Habré in Senegal. In February of the same year, a... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Guest columnist -- The fear is returning to Latin Americaway, Latin American political stories belong more to horror novels than to the
Guest columnist -- The fear is returning to Latin America
Brandon Sun / Posted a month ago
way, Latin American political stories belong more to horror novels than to the history of so-called democratic countries. Augusto Pinochet — a right-wing dictator in Chile from 1973 to 1990 — and his regime are responsible for 3,200 deaths and... Read more
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Salon.com
Trump and Cruz aides worked for Guatemalan tycoon who wanted TV broadcasts of executions, report saysU.S. helped violently overthrow Chile’s democratically elected Marxist governme
Trump and Cruz aides worked for Guatemalan tycoon who wanted TV broadcasts of executions, report says
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
U.S. helped violently overthrow Chile’s democratically elected Marxist government in 1973, far-right U.S.-backed dictator Augusto Pinochet proceeded to implement hard-line free-market reforms, privatizing much of the economy and brutally cracking... Read more
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