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Ex-Argentine junta leader jailed for 20 years for Operation Condor crimes
2016-05-28, Belfast Telegraph
Argentina's last dictator and 14 other former military officials were sentenced to prison for human rights crimes committed during the Operation Condor conspiracy to hunt...
Public Technologies: (Source: CONMEBOL - Confederación Sudamericana de Fútbol) Lionel Messi has less pain and is improving after suffering a blow to his lower back during the friendly against Honduras (1-0), said the doctor the...
Arizona Daily Star: BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — In a story May 27 about the Operation Condor conspiracy in South America, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Ronni Moffitt was an aide to former Chilean ambassador Orlando Letelier. She was the aide's wife. ......
Orange County Register: Correction: Argentina-Operation Condor story Associated Press - 28 May 2016 17:02-04:00 News Topics: General news, Sentencing,...
The Times of India: Buenos Aires, May 28, 2016 (AFP) - Lionel Messi's condition had improved Saturday after the Barcelona superstar suffered a back injury in Argentina's 1-0 friendly victory over Honduras, reports citing team medical officials said. Team doctorDaniel Martinez...
Stars and Stripes: BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Argentina's last dictator and 14 other former military officials were sentenced to prison for human rights crimes, marking the first time a court has ruled that Operation Condor was a criminal conspiracy to kidnap and forcibly...
The Times of India: Lionel Messi, recovering from a bad knock to his back 10 days before Argentina's opening Copa AmericaCentenario match, was feeling less pain on Saturday, team doctor Daniel Martinez said. "Messi is better, with less pain than last night," Martinez told...
Swissinfo: Swiss Foreign MinisterDidier Burkhalter has wrapped up his trip to South America by meeting the descendants of Swiss immigrants in the Uruguayan...
Al Jazeera: Argentina's last dictator, Reynaldo Bignone, has been found guilty for his role in Operation Condor, an international death squad set up to torture and assassinate leftist dissidents more than 30 days ago. The 88-year-old former military general was sentenced...
Arizona Daily Star: BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's last dictator and 14 other former military officials were sentenced to prison Friday for human rights crimes committed during the Operation Condor conspiracy. Here is a look at the clandestine program's main features:...
The Independent: Both Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal had reached the second week of every French Open since 2004, but with the sport’s two biggest names not even making it to the first Saturday this year thoughts have turned to the players who might replace them at the top of...
The Times of India: PARIS: Rafael Nadal's shock Roland Garros exit due to injury has opened the door for several players including one of the rising stars of the game, Dominic Thiem . The 22-year-old Austrian had been heading towards a last 16 encounter with the nine-time former...
Taipei Times: Argentina’s last dictator and 14 other former military officials were sentenced to prison for human rights crimes, marking the first time a court has ruled that Operation Condor was a criminal conspiracy to kidnap and forcibly disappear people across...
Public Technologies: (Source: Amnesty International USA) The sentencing of a former Argentinean military leader for his role in hundreds of enforced disappearances in the context of a region-wide intelligence operation must open the door to further investigations to bring all...
The Japan News: The Associated PressSUNDERLAND, England (AP) — Teenage star Marcus Rashford made a convincing case to be included in England’s squad for the European Championship by scoring within three minutes of his international debut in a 2-1 friendly win over Australia...