Justice in cases such as Pinochet's must go beyond the incarceration of individuals. The true historical record should be made public and US foreign policy must reflect the lessons learned.
Could Pinochet, former president of Chile and commander in chief of its armed forces (1973-97), take a fall for income tax evasion?
Former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet is finally being brought to justice. This represents a victory not only for Chilean civil society but for international law.
September has become Generalissimo Augusto Pinochet Ugarte's cruelest month.
Pinochet Watch is an electronic news service of the Institute for Policy Studies.
The 1998 detention of former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet in London marked one of the most important events in international law since Nuremberg.