French judge renews warrant for Pinochet arrest

[JURIST] A judge in Paris investigating the disappearance of four French citizens during the dictatorial reign of Gen. Augusto Pinochet [Wikipedia profile] in Chile has renewed arrest warrants for Pinochet and 18 other members of the Chilean military. The warrants were renewed Wednesday for procedural reasons related to the judge's acquisition of the 2001 investigation. Among the French citizens who disappeared are Georges Klein, personal doctor to President Salvador Allende [BBC profile] who was killed in a bloody coup in 1973. AP has more.

 

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