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Operation Condor
Campaign of state-led terrorism and intelligence operations to reduce "leftist subversion" against the right wing dictatorships

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General Juan Domingo Peron
Thee time president of Argentina. Was widely popular even during exile. Policies were mostly populist and favored working class.
Méndez, Juan E. "Argentina." Encyclopedia of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity. Ed. Dinah L. Shelton. Vol. 1. Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA, 2005. 63-65. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Web. 8 Dec. 2014.
Montoneros
Guerrilla arm of Argentine Peronism dedicated to fight the current regime in hopes of a revolution.
Newton, Ronald C. "Montoneros." Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture. Ed. Jay Kinsbruner and Erick D. Langer. 2nd ed. Vol. 4. Detroit: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2008. 683-684. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Web. 8 Dec. 2014.
Peronists
Originally followers of Peron (Justicialist Party) until his exile. Split into right-wing and left-wing factions upon Peron's return from exile and reelection.
"Peronist". Encyclopædia Britannica. Encyclopædia Britannica Online.
Encyclopædia Britannica Inc., 2014. Web. 08 Dec. 2014
Argentine Anticommunist Alliance (Triple A)
A paramilitary group that hunted down ERP (People's Republic Army) guerrillas, Montoneros and their associates.

Movimiento Peronista Montonero-MPM


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coup d'etat
"a sudden attempt by a small group of people to take over the government usually through violence" - Merriam-Webster

guerrillas


guerra sucia


leftists


subversive


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