Augusto Pinochet

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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 yesterday
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 5 days 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 5 days 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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examiner.com
Nobel prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda reburied after three-year investigationmany aspects of Neruda’s death that seem suspicious. For one, he died only days
Nobel prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda reburied after three-year investigation
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
many aspects of Neruda’s death that seem suspicious. For one, he died only days after the military coup that put General Augusto Pinochet in power. Neruda was famously a staunch supporter of the deposed President Salvador Allende and a prominent... Read more
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International Business Times
Colonia Dignidad: Germany declassifies files on Chilean sect ran by Nazi paedophile Paul Schafer documents on a secretive colony – run by a Nazi paedophile in Chile – that was
Colonia Dignidad: Germany declassifies files on Chilean sect ran by Nazi paedophile Paul Schafer
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
documents on a secretive colony – run by a Nazi paedophile in Chile – that was used as a torture site by dictator Augusto Pinochet. Announcing the move, foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier expressed regret at German diplomats' failure... Read more
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DW
Colonia Dignidad: No 'glorious chapter' for German diplomacy |his followers, including brainwashing, draconic punishments and enforcing a vow
Colonia Dignidad: No 'glorious chapter' for German diplomacy |
DW / Posted 7 days ago
his followers, including brainwashing, draconic punishments and enforcing a vow of secrecy. Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet used the German commune, which was situated about 350 kilometers south of the capital Santiago, as a torture... Read more
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Daily Mail
Victims of paedophile sect in Chile led by one-eyed Nazi seek justiceand kept as virtual slaves over three decades by the sect. The Nazi paedophile
Victims of paedophile sect in Chile led by one-eyed Nazi seek justice
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
and kept as virtual slaves over three decades by the sect. The Nazi paedophile also collaborated with the dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet whose secret police used the colony as a place to torture opponents. The enclave's history features in a... Read more
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Times of Malta
Chilean poet Pablo Neruda reburied after tests for 'poison'became traumatised by the persecution of his friends. He planned to go into ex
Chilean poet Pablo Neruda reburied after tests for 'poison'
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
became traumatised by the persecution of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of General Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the co... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Chilean poet Pablo Neruda reburied after tests for 'poison'became traumatised by the persecution of his friends. He planned to go into ex
Chilean poet Pablo Neruda reburied after tests for 'poison'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
became traumatised by the persecution of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of General Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the co... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal homeof his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influe
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal home
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the coup. Associated Press writer Eva Vergara... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal homeof his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influe
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal home
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 8 days ago
of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the coup. Associated Press writer Eva Vergara... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal homeof his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influe
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal home
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 8 days ago
of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the coup. Associated Press writer Eva Vergara... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal homeof his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influe
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal home
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the coup. Associated Press writer Eva Vergara... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal homeof his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influe
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal home
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 8 days ago
of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the coup. Associated Press writer Eva Vergara... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal homeof his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influe
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal home
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 8 days ago
of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the coup. Associated Press writer Eva Vergara... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal homeof his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influe
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal home
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the coup. Associated Press writer Eva Vergara... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal homeof his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influe
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal home
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 8 days ago
of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the coup. Associated Press writer Eva Vergara... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal homeof his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influe
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal home
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 days ago
of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the coup. Associated Press writer Eva Vergara... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal homeof his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influe
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal home
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the coup. Associated Press writer Eva Vergara... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal homeof his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influe
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal home
WSMV Nashville / Posted 8 days ago
of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the coup. Associated Press writer Eva Vergara... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal homeof his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influe
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal home
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 days ago
of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the coup. Associated Press writer Eva Vergara... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal homeof his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influe
Chilean poet Neruda reburied at his coastal home
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 8 days ago
of his friends. He planned to go into exile, where he would have been an influential voice against the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. But he died under suspicious circumstances 12 days after the coup. Associated Press writer Eva Vergara... Read more
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The China Post
Chile honors poet Pablo Neruda and reburies bodyNeruda was previously buried according to his will, facing the Pacific Ocean. N
Chile honors poet Pablo Neruda and reburies body
The China Post / Posted 8 days ago
Neruda was previously buried according to his will, facing the Pacific Ocean. Neruda died in 1973, just days after Gen. Augusto Pinochet seized power in a coup. Doubts have surrounded the cause of his death since his former driver claimed the... Read more
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CTV News
Chile honours poet Neruda before reburying bodyNeruda was previously buried according to his will, facing the Pacific Ocean.
Chile honours poet Neruda before reburying body
CTV News / Posted 8 days ago
Neruda was previously buried according to his will, facing the Pacific Ocean. Neruda died in 1973, just days after General Augusto Pinochet seized power in a coup. Doubts have surrounded the cause of his death since his former driver claimed the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Chile honors poet Neruda before reburying bodyNeruda was previously buried according to his will, facing the Pacific Ocean.
Chile honors poet Neruda before reburying body
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
Neruda was previously buried according to his will, facing the Pacific Ocean. Neruda died in 1973, just days after General Augusto Pinochet seized power in a coup. Doubts have surrounded the cause of his death since his former driver claimed the... Read more
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New Kerala
Pablo Neruda's remains arrive at Chilean Congress - newkerala.com #53933an investigation into the alleged involvement of third parties in his death in
Pablo Neruda's remains arrive at Chilean Congress - newkerala.com #53933
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
an investigation into the alleged involvement of third parties in his death in 1973, a few days after the coup of General Augusto Pinochet. On Tuesday, the poet's coffin will be taken to his home in Isla Negra, where he will be buried in the... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Sealed papers could ignite stoush between US and the SaudisUS authorities for violation of money laundering laws, it also agreed to pay $9
Sealed papers could ignite stoush between US and the Saudis
Daily Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
US authorities for violation of money laundering laws, it also agreed to pay $9m to victims of the former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet for illegally concealing and moving his funds out of the UK. In February 2005 PNC Financial Services... Read more
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Northern Star
Sealed papers could ignite stoush between US and the SaudisUS authorities for violation of money laundering laws, it also agreed to pay $9
Sealed papers could ignite stoush between US and the Saudis
Northern Star / Posted 10 days ago
US authorities for violation of money laundering laws, it also agreed to pay $9m to victims of the former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet for illegally concealing and moving his funds out of the UK. In February 2005 PNC Financial Services... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Sealed papers could ignite stoush between US and the SaudisUS authorities for violation of money laundering laws, it also agreed to pay $9
Sealed papers could ignite stoush between US and the Saudis
The Daily Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
US authorities for violation of money laundering laws, it also agreed to pay $9m to victims of the former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet for illegally concealing and moving his funds out of the UK. In February 2005 PNC Financial Services... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Sealed papers could ignite stoush between US and the SaudisUS authorities for violation of money laundering laws, it also agreed to pay $9
Sealed papers could ignite stoush between US and the Saudis
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
US authorities for violation of money laundering laws, it also agreed to pay $9m to victims of the former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet for illegally concealing and moving his funds out of the UK. In February 2005 PNC Financial Services... Read more
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Queensland Times
Sealed papers could ignite stoush between US and the SaudisUS authorities for violation of money laundering laws, it also agreed to pay $9
Sealed papers could ignite stoush between US and the Saudis
Queensland Times / Posted 10 days ago
US authorities for violation of money laundering laws, it also agreed to pay $9m to victims of the former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet for illegally concealing and moving his funds out of the UK. In February 2005 PNC Financial Services... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Sealed papers could ignite stoush between US and the SaudisUS authorities for violation of money laundering laws, it also agreed to pay $9
Sealed papers could ignite stoush between US and the Saudis
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
US authorities for violation of money laundering laws, it also agreed to pay $9m to victims of the former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet for illegally concealing and moving his funds out of the UK. In February 2005 PNC Financial Services... Read more
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News Mail
Sealed papers could ignite stoush between US and the SaudisUS authorities for violation of money laundering laws, it also agreed to pay $9
Sealed papers could ignite stoush between US and the Saudis
News Mail / Posted 10 days ago
US authorities for violation of money laundering laws, it also agreed to pay $9m to victims of the former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet for illegally concealing and moving his funds out of the UK. In February 2005 PNC Financial Services... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘Historia’ tells a chilling tale of violence and helplessnesswith English surtitles, “Historia de Amor’’ can be seen as an allegory of Chile
‘Historia’ tells a chilling tale of violence and helplessness
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
with English surtitles, “Historia de Amor’’ can be seen as an allegory of Chile under the cruelly despotic regime of Augusto Pinochet, who ruled that nation for nearly two decades after elected socialist president Salvador Allende was... Read more
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Boston Globe
In story and imagery, a tale meant to startle at ArtsEmersonthat.” In the hands of its creators, “Historia” also operates at a metaphorica
In story and imagery, a tale meant to startle at ArtsEmerson
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
that.” In the hands of its creators, “Historia” also operates at a metaphorical level, informed by the tyrannous rule of Augusto Pinochet, who seized power in Chile in a United States-backed coup d’etat in 1973. His violent, 17-year rule was... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Chilean ex-president Patricio Aylwin dies aged 97leader. Chileans, however, viewed him as a key figure in efforts to prevent th
Chilean ex-president Patricio Aylwin dies aged 97
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
leader. Chileans, however, viewed him as a key figure in efforts to prevent the bloody military coup that brought General Augusto Pinochet to power and they later elected him as the first president to follow the 1973-90 dictatorship. President... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies; led return to democracyformer President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd a
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies; led return to democracy
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
former President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd anniversary of the military coup led by Gen. Augusto Pinochet, at La Moneda presidential palace in Santiago, Chile, sitting between Chile's President Michelle Bachelet,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies; led return to democracya leader. Chileans, however, viewed him as a key figure in efforts to prevent
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies; led return to democracy
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 days ago
a leader. Chileans, however, viewed him as a key figure in efforts to prevent the bloody military coup that brought Gen. Augusto Pinochet to power and they later elected him as the first president to follow the 1973-90 dictatorship. President... Read more
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Salon.com
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies; led return to democracya leader. Chileans, however, viewed him as a key figure in efforts to prevent
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies; led return to democracy
Salon.com / Posted 15 days ago
a leader. Chileans, however, viewed him as a key figure in efforts to prevent the bloody military coup that brought Gen. Augusto Pinochet to power and they later elected him as the first president to follow the 1973-90 dictatorship. President... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracyformer President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd a
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracy
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
former President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd anniversary of the military coup led by Gen. Augusto Pinochet, at La Moneda presidential palace in Santiago, Chile, sitting between Chile's President Michelle Bachelet,... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracyformer President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd a
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracy
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 15 days ago
former President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd anniversary of the military coup led by Gen. Augusto Pinochet, at La Moneda presidential palace in Santiago, Chile, sitting between Chile's President Michelle Bachelet,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracyformer President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd a
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracy
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
former President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd anniversary of the military coup led by Gen. Augusto Pinochet, at La Moneda presidential palace in Santiago, Chile, sitting between Chile's President Michelle Bachelet,... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracyformer President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd a
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracy
The New Canaan News / Posted 15 days ago
former President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd anniversary of the military coup led by Gen. Augusto Pinochet, at La Moneda presidential palace in Santiago, Chile, sitting between Chile's President Michelle Bachelet,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Aylwin, who led Chile's transition after Pinochet, dies at 97criticized for not taking a strong enough stand against the human rights abuses
Aylwin, who led Chile's transition after Pinochet, dies at 97
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
criticized for not taking a strong enough stand against the human rights abuses committed under his predecessor, General Augusto Pinochet, who had ousted socialist president Salvador Allende in a Sept. 11, 1973 military coup.Aylwin, a lawyer by... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Patricio Aylwin, president who guided Chile to democracy, dies aged 97criticised for not taking a strong enough stand against the human rights abuses
Patricio Aylwin, president who guided Chile to democracy, dies aged 97
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 15 days ago
criticised for not taking a strong enough stand against the human rights abuses committed under his predecessor, General Augusto Pinochet, who had ousted the socialist president Salvador Allende in a military coup on 11 September 1973. Aylwin, a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracyformer President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd a
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracy
Greenwich Time / Posted 15 days ago
former President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd anniversary of the military coup led by Gen. Augusto Pinochet, at La Moneda presidential palace in Santiago, Chile, sitting between Chile's President Michelle Bachelet,... Read more
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The News-Times
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracyformer President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd a
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracy
The News-Times / Posted 15 days ago
former President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd anniversary of the military coup led by Gen. Augusto Pinochet, at La Moneda presidential palace in Santiago, Chile, sitting between Chile's President Michelle Bachelet,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracyformer President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd a
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracy
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 days ago
former President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd anniversary of the military coup led by Gen. Augusto Pinochet, at La Moneda presidential palace in Santiago, Chile, sitting between Chile's President Michelle Bachelet,... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracyformer President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd a
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracy
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 15 days ago
former President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd anniversary of the military coup led by Gen. Augusto Pinochet, at La Moneda presidential palace in Santiago, Chile, sitting between Chile's President Michelle Bachelet,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracyformer President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd a
Chilean ex-President Aylwin dies, led return to democracy
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
former President Patricio Aylwin, center, attends a ceremony marking the 33rd anniversary of the military coup led by Gen. Augusto Pinochet, at La Moneda presidential palace in Santiago, Chile, sitting between Chile's President Michelle Bachelet,... Read more
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