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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.

US Also Leans Toward Prosecuting Pinochet

Jim Lobe
December 1998

The administration of President Bill Clinton appears on the verge of launching a new investigation of the role of former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet's in a 1976 political assassination.