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The night before the Argentine military coup 24 March 1976, according to Videla

Monday, March 21st 2011 - 07:28 UTC
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From jail where he is serving two life sentences for crimes against humanity Argentina’s former dictator Jorge Rafael Videla gave some insights to the day before the 24 March 1976 military coup when then president Isabel Martinez de Peron called him asking support from the Armed Forces for her eroding administration. Read full article


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  • ed

    It was rightful ( de jure) Army dash against Isabel Martinez !!

    Mar 21st, 2011 - 10:05 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • GeoffWard

    Dark days indeed for the nation - all stemming from a woman's inability to run a country.

    Mar 21st, 2011 - 03:13 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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