Members of Pinochet's Infamous <i>Caravan of Death</i> Jailed by Chilean Supreme Court
By Mariela Rosario | 10/17/2008 - 12:57

In 1973, Augusto Pinochet overthrew the government in Chile through a USA backed a military coup. Shortly thereafter, he formed a military committee nicknamed Caravan of Death. For years, these men, led by Gen Sergio Arellano Stark, traveled across the country eliminating anyone they saw as a threat to Pinochet's rule, mostly left-leaning activists or vocal opponents of the new dictatorship.

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