Chile

Affidavit Links Pinochet to Car Bomb

John Dinges
March 2000

A document bearing the signature of an imprisoned Chilean military officer appears for the first time to directly implicate Chile's former president, Gen. Augusto Pinochet, in the 1976 ntelligence operation that resulted in the car bomb assassination in Washington of exile leader Orlando Letelier.

US Probe of Pinochet Reopend

Vernon Loeb and David A. Vise
March 2000

The US Justice Department has reopened a grand jury investigation aimed at indicting Gen. Augusto Pinochet for a notorious 1976 car bombing that killed former Chilean ambassador Orlando Letelier.

IPS Applauds Intensified US Investigation of Pinochet

Institute for Policy Studies
March 2000

The Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) is greatly encouraged by recent signs that the US government has intensified their investigation of the 1976 car bomb murders of IPS colleagues Orlando Letelier and Ronni Karpen Moffitt by agents of former Chilean General Augusto Pinochet.

Operation Exit: The Political Decision on the Pinochet Case

TNI
March 2000

Full text of UK Home Secretary Jack Straw's decision not to extradite former dictator Augusto Pinochet to face trial in Spain.

The Leaked Medical Report of Augusto Pinochet

TNI
February 2000

Full text pf the Conclusions of Augusto Pinochet Medical Report.

Appeal to President Clinton to ensure investigation concerning Pinochet and the Letelier-Moffitt assassination in the US

TNI
February 2000

We believe it is in the United States' interest to assist in the case against Pinochet.

On Pinochet's Tail

Anthony Faiola
January 2000

Although experts say Judge Guzman has made a Pinochet trial more likely than ever, it is still far from a sure thing.

Pinochet Case: Justice, Not Politics

Amnesty International
January 2000

Amnesty International and the other organizations have received information that provides grounds for concern about the composition of the medical panel that examined Senator Pinochet, its procedures and its findings.

TNI Urges British Home Secretary to Extradite Pinochet to Spain And Vows to Continue Justice Campaign for Assassinated TNI Colleagues Letelier and Moffitt

TNI
January 2000

The Transnational Institute (TNI) joins human rights activists, the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) and legal experts in demanding the office of the British Home Secretary re-evaluate its decision regarding the medical state of former Chilean dictator General Augusto Pinochet.

The Assassin Next Door

Douglas Grant Mine
November 1999

Armando Fernandez Larios is a former Chilean army officer who for several years was an agent of that country's notorious security apparatus, and he helped kill Orlando Letelier and Ronni Moffitt.