Chile

Piden extradición de ex secretaria del “Mamo” implicada en Caso Conferencia

  Viernes 3 de enero de 2014 | por Nación.cl La Corte de Apelaciones de Santiago solicitó la extradición de la ex agente de la DINA y secretaria de Manuel Contreras, Adriana Rivas González. La diligencia forma parte del proceso investigativo que la involucra en la desaparición […]

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Chilean exile wins compensation over Pinochet-era torture

BBC News, 2 November 2013 Leopoldo Garcia still bears the scars from being tortured 40 years ago A Chilean exile tortured during the dictatorship of Gen Augusto Pinochet has won a landmark legal battle for compensation from the Chilean state. Leopoldo Garcia Lucero sought moral damages through […]

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‘El Mercurio’ owner to be investigated for Chilean Coup Involvement

From santiagotime.cl Thursday, 12 September 2013  Written by Katie Steefel Chilean judge orders investigation of newspaper owner, Agustín Edwards, for actions 40 years prior. Agustín Edwards, founder of Santiago’s El Mercurio and owner of the newspaper network bearing the same name, is to be investigated for his […]

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Chile marks 40th anniversary of Pinochet’s coup

From chron.com 12.09.2013 Photo By Luis Hidalgo The relatives of victims of Chile’s dictatorship carry a sign that reads in Spanish “Allende lives” referring to Chile’s late President Salvador Allende as they march outside La Moneda presidential palace in Santiago, Chile, Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013. Chile is […]

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BBC World Service ‘Witness’: Joan Jara on Victor Jara & Ariel Dorfman on the Chile Coup

  Joan Jara on Victor Jara: Witness Duration: 10 minutes The death of the hugely popular Chilean singer in the days after the coup which brought general Pinochet to power in 1973 . Ariel Dorfman: The Chile Coup Duration: 15 minutes In September 1973 General Pinochet launched […]

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March for the victims of the dictatorship in Santiago.

Santiago Times. Thousands marched in Santiago on Sunday to remember the thousands of victims of the dictatorship, especially the more than 1,000 disappeared who’s fates remain a mystery.  

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