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11 June 2009

Valparaiso Times (Chile)

Chile's high military court on Tuesday sentenced two retired Pinochet-era generals to three years and one day in prison for illegal arms trafficking to Croatia in 1991. At the time of the transaction, Gen. Augusto Pinochet was no longer head of state, but was still in command of the army. In sentencing the men — Gen. Vicente Rodríguez Bustos and Gen. Guillermo Letelier Skinner — the court confirmed the January 2008 verdict given by investigating Judge Alejandro... (

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