2 Ex-Argentine Dictators Convicted in Baby Thefts
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2 Ex-Argentine Dictators Convicted in Baby Thefts

Buenos Aires : Argentina | Jul 05, 2012 at 5:46 PM PDT
Source: Newyork Times
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Argentina (AP) Former Argentine dictator Jorge Rafael Videla was convicted and sentenced to 50 years Thursday for a systematic plan to steal babies from prisoners who were kidnapped, tortured and killed during the military junta's war on leftist dissenters three decades ago. FULL ARTICLE AT Newyork Times
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Former Argentine dictator Jorge Videla admitted the disappearances during 20 hours of interviews
Former Argentine dictator Jorge Videla admitted the disappearances during 20 hours of interviews
 
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