Operation Condor

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Former Chilean dictator General Augusto Pinochet reviews troops
Date1968 - 1989
LocationSouth America

Operation Condor was a US-backed campaign of assassination and terrorisation carried out in South America.

The US Deep state government provided planning, coordinating, training on pptorture]][1], technical support and supplied military aid to the Juntas during the Johnson, Nixon, Ford, Carter, and the Reagan administrations.[2] Such support was frequently routed through the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).

Projection

The operation is described in a now declassified 1978 CIA document as a "cooperative effort by the intelligence/security services of several South American countries to combat terrorism and subversion."[3]



References

  1. McSherry, Patrice (2005). Predatory States: Operation Condor and Covert War in Latin America. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. p. 78. ISBN 978-0742536876.Page Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css must have content model "Sanitized CSS" for TemplateStyles (current model is "plain text").
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  3. http://archive.fo/kiO1D


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