Dirty War
The Dirty War (Spanish: Guerra Sucia), also known as Process of National Reorganization (Spanish: Proceso de Reorganización Nacional or El Proceso), was the name used by the Argentine Military...
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The furthest boundary documentary (2004)
Scene from "The furthest boundary", a documentary by Pablo Ratto. If you are interested in the full high resolution version, please visit: http://www.docsonl...
Operativo Independencia
Operativo Independencia (Spanish for "Operation Independence") was the code-name of the Argentine military operation in the Tucumán Province, started in 1975 to crush the ERP —Ejército Revolucionario ...
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1976 Argentine coup
The 1976 Argentine coup was a right-wing coup d'état that overthrew Isabel Perón on 24 March 1976, in Argentina. In her place, a military junta was installed, which was headed by General Jorge Rafael ...
Falklands War
The Falklands War (Spanish: Guerra de las Malvinas), also known as the Falklands Conflict, Falklands Crisis, and the Guerra del Atlántico Sur (Spanish for "South Atlantic War"), was a ten-week war...
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Torture during the Algerian War
Elements of the French Armed Forces as well as of the opposing Algerian National Liberation Front (FLN) made use of torture during the Algerian War of Independence (1954–62), creating an ongoing publi...
Estela Barnes de Carlotto
Enriqueta Estela Barnes de Carlotto (born October 22, 1930) is an Argentine human rights activist and leader of the Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo.
Enriqueta Estela Barnes was born in Buenos Ai...
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Trial of the Juntas
The Trial of the Juntas (Spanish, Juicio a las Juntas) was the judicial trial of the members of the de facto military government that ruled Argentina during the dictatorship of the Proceso de Reorgani...
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Navy Petty-Officers School of Mechanics
The Navy School of Mechanics (in Spanish, Escuela de Mecánica de la Armada, commonly referred to by the acronym ESMA for Escuela Superior de Mecánica de la Armada), was an educational facility of the ...
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Letelier assassination
The Letelier assassination refers to the September 21, 1976 car bombing, in Washington, D.C., of Orlando Letelier, a leading opponent of Chilean dictator Gen. Augusto Pinochet. Letelier, who was livin...
Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo
The Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo (Spanish: Asociación Madres de Plaza de Mayo) is an association of Argentine mothers whose children were "disappeared" during the Dirty War of the military dictato...
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Invasion of South Georgia
The invasion of South Georgia (Spanish: Operación Georgias), also known as the Battle of Grytviken, took place on 3 April 1982, when Argentine naval forces seized control of the east coast of South Ge...
Invasion of South Georgia - Wikipedia
David Graiver
David Graiver (1941 — 1976) was an Argentine businessman and banker who was investigated in the 1970s for alleged money laundering of US$17 million for the Montoneros, a leftist guerrilla group. He wa...
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Archivo Nacional de la Memoria
The Archivo Nacional de la Memoria (National Archive of Memory) is an archive set up by decree 1259/2003 of the president of Argentina Néstor Kirchner on 16 December 2003 to obtain and process data pe...
Fatima Massacre
The Fatima massacre refers to an incident in Fátima, Buenos Aires, Argentina, where 30 drugged and illegally detained prisoners were shot and whose bodies were then dynamited on August 20, 1976.On Aug...
Robert Cox (journalist)
Robert J. Cox (b. 1933) also known as Bob Cox, is a British journalist who worked as editor of the Buenos Aires Herald newspaper, an English daily in Argentina. Cox became famous for his criticisms of...
Pio Laghi
Pio Laghi (Forlì, 21 May 1922 – Rome, 11 January 2009) was an Italian Cardinal of the Catholic Church. His service was primarily in the diplomatic service of the Holy See and the Roman Curia. He serve...
Graciela Fernández Meijide
Rosa Graciela Castagnola de Fernández Meijide known as Graciela Fernández Meijide (born 27 February 1931) is an Argentine teacher, human rights activist and politician. She came to prominence by inves...
Enrique Gorriarán Merlo
Enrique Haroldo Gorriarán Merlo (18 October 1941 – 22 September 2006) was an Argentine guerrilla insurgency leader, born in San Nicolás de los Arroyos, Buenos Aires Province.His family was affiliated ...
Memory Park
Memory Park is a public space situated in front of the Río de la Plata estuary in the northern end of the Belgrano section of Buenos Aires. It is a memorial to the victims of the 1976–83 militar...
Massacre of Margarita Belén
The Massacre of Margarita Belén took place during the Dirty War in Argentina. It involved the torture and execution of 22 Montoneros, some of whom were killed after surrendering and laying down their ...
Death flights
The death flights (Spanish: vuelos de la muerte) were a form of forced disappearance routinely practiced during the Argentine "Dirty War", begun by Admiral Luis María Mendía. Victims of death flig...