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Stolen Babies Trial Awaits U.S. Documents

Womens eNews - Sun, 22 Jan 2012 21:21 GMT
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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (WOMENSENEWS)--In a major trial here, the government is accusing 11 former leaders of the military junta of systematically appropriating infants belonging to some of the 30,000 citizens who were killed for being deemed "leftist subversives" during the so-called Dirty War from 1976 to 1983. The trial, expected to close this year, is being closely watched by a group of women now in their 80s or 90s, known as the Grandmothers of Plaza de Mayo. For 30 years they have driven a very public effort to find stolen grandchildren and to bring their children's killers to justice.

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