Court condemns 6 Former Agents of the Pinochet Army

The Court of Appeals of Santiago de Chile ratified yesterday the prison sentence of 6 former secret police Agents of Augusto Pinochet, for the kidnapping of two opponents to the dictatorship in 1974, judicial sources said. The judgment of the first instance was issued on May 27,...
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Pinochet’s Will is Being Trialed

Yesterday morning the Third Civil Court of Santiago (Chile) began the opening hearing of the will left by the deceased president Augusto Pinochet Ugarte. The document was made by the former dictator a year prior to his death (2005), had only one administrative modification, while...

“Dictatorship” Is Substituted With “Military Regime” in Chilean Textbooks

The term ‘dictatorship‘ has been changed to ‘military regime‘ in Chilean textbooks. Governments like Augusto Pinochet’s (1973-1990) are listed as “military regime” instead of “dictatorship”. “It has cat ears, cat body, meows...