Letelier in 1976
Orlando Letelier del Solar
April 13, 1932
|Died||September 21, 1976 (aged 44)|
|Cause of death||Car bomb|
|Known for||Assassination of Orlando Letelier|
|Spouse(s)||Isabel Margarita Morel|
|Children||Cristián, José, Francisco, Juan Pablo|
|Parent(s)||Orlando Letelier Ruiz |
Inés del Solar
Looking for a refuge from the military regime of General Augusto Pinochet, Letelier accepted academic positions in Washington, D.C. He was assassinated by agents of the Pinochet regime's secret police (DINA) in 1976, in collaboration with members of the "Coordination of United Revolutionary Organizations".
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- Lettieri, Mike (1 June 2007). "Posada Carriles, Bush's Child of Scorn". Washington Report on the Hemisphere. 27 (7/8).
- Associated Press "Cable Ties Kissinger to Chile Scandal", Blog Cella, 10 de abril de 2010. Retrieved 2011-09-21.
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Media related to Orlando Letelier at Wikimedia Commons
- Biography at Memoria Chilena (in Spanish)