Uruguay split over ending of amnesty for rights violations under dictatorship

Posted on April 27, 2011 • Filed under: Human Rights Latin America, Politics, Uruguay

Twenty-five years after democracy was restored in Uruguay the wounds are still not healed. The latest controversy centres on a bill to annul the amnesty that prevents prosecution of members of the military and police for alleged human rights violations under the dictatorship of 1973-85. Read Article

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