Sunday Tribune

Demise of dictator


Uruguay’s last dictator, Gregorio Alvarez, has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for 37 murders during the nation’s 1973-1985 military regime. Alvarez, who was de facto president from 1980, was accused in the disappeara­nce of Uruguayan political prisoners seized in neighbouri­ng Argentina.

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