19 0 obj /FontDescriptor 12 0 R It was however for his protection, since certain left-wing lawyers in Spain wanted to bring him to court there. << Am 15. That he held a referendum to decide whether or not he should remain in power? /Contents 19 0 R But we will fight on for as long as it takes to see Senator Pinochet returned safely to his own country. 14 0 obj /Flags 32 Hence Thatcher’s friendship with the old Fascist butcher, General Pinochet. Why is it, I wonder, that those queuing up to accuse Senator Pinochet of every grotesque abuse imaginable don't mention the positive legacy of his rule in Chile? A total of 907 people were killed during the 74-days war with Argentina recording the highest casualties. endstream The war brought many consequences to both countries besides the large numbers of casualties. /Flags 32 My friends, this is a government which dishonours and discredits Britain. Pinochets Regime war auch wesentlich an der "Operation Condor" beteiligt. /LastChar 255 /Descent 216 The Royal Navy, RAF, and British Army benefited from the CIA's secret ownership of a code-making machine company during the Falklands' War, a new investigation has claimed. /Im0 21 0 R On 2 April 1982, Argentina invaded the Falkland Islands, a remote British colony in the South Atlantic – sparking a short and decisive war that grabbed international headlines, created sizeable politicial drama, and involved great bravery and great tragedy. Altogether some 250 members of our armed forces lost their lives during the Falklands War. >> /Type /Font >> The British declared a formal end to military activity on June 20. /Ascent 891 But how did the authorities under this Labour Government chose to repay it? endobj >> Pinochet was involved in Operation Condor, a cooperative effort by several South American governments to remove leftist opposition leaders, often by murder. /Widths 5 0 R Seinen tausenden Opfern war dies nicht vergönnt: Viele … /Ascent 905 /LastChar 255 On President Pinochet's express instructions, and at great risk, Chile provided enormously valuable assistance. There are implications my friends for Britain whose interests will be jeopardised, not just in the Falklands and South America, but in isolated enclaves round the world where friends will see how we reward past deeds of friendship. 4 0 obj A lot has happened since then - and not much of it for the better. Listen instead to President Aylwin, Pinochet's democratically elected successor and frequent opponent, who said: "the Allende government was planning, with the assistance of an armed militia of enormous military power, to establish a communist dictatorship". /StemV 0 /Width 2458 Chile, after Pinochet took control, became the testing ground for the … /BaseFont /TimesNewRomanPS-BoldMT The Left in Chile, and in Britain, had to abandon all the rhetoric and most of the policies of socialism in order to get power. The value of the intelligence was proved when it stopped. And for a very good reason, namely to express my outrage at the callous and unjust treatment of Senator Pinochet. /img0 20 0 R /BaseFont /TimesNewRomanPSMT The UK and Argentina fought the Falklands War in 1982. The year saw the occurrence of one of the strangest wars due to the desire by the two sides to own and control the Falkland Islands. /Type /Page Official Historian of the Falklands Conflict for the Cabinet Office. The Falkland Islands are a small chain of islands under British rule, in the Atlantic Ocean near Argentina, about 13,000 km from Britain. All those responsible must be shamed and held publicly to account. General Pinochet is staying in the rented mansion during his legal battle to avoid extradition to Spain. endobj As he himself admits there were abuses in the wake of the military coup. We know that the Chileans were led to believe that he was safe when the British authorities already knew that to be false. /ItalicAngle 0 During the Falklands War the Chilean airforce was commanded by the father of Senator Evelyn Matthei, here with us this evening. I cannot reveal all the details. /Im1 22 0 R /ItalicAngle 0 Damit war das endgültige Ende der juristischen Verfolgung Pinochets wegen Menschenrechtsverletzungen beschlossen. Bis zuletzt konnte sich Pinochet … << 2 0 obj We know that he was held first in a tiny room at a clinic under sedation, and then in a house where he wasn't even allowed to set foot in the garden. Falklands War Casualties and Aftermath . endobj /Type /Font But we know a good deal about the catalogue of abuses which occurred. /MediaBox [0 0 590 804] /LastChar 255 The Falklands War (Spanish: Guerra de las Malvinas) was a 10-week undeclared war between Argentina and the United Kingdom in 1982 over two British dependent territories in the South Atlantic: the Falkland Islands and its territorial dependency, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands.The result of the war was a British victory. Chile is our oldest friend in South America. On that basis Messrs Blair and Straw should accept criminal responsibility for everything done in every prison or police station throughout the United Kingdom - and then be extradited to Spain to answer for it. << Today I break my self-denying ordinance. 15 0 obj We know that Senator Pinochet was treated on his arrival, as on previous occasions, as an honoured guest. endobj When the Falklands crisis broke out in early April 1982, there was virtually no intelligence about the threat that Argentina had posed to the Falklands since 1833. The ranks of the armed forces on both sides paid a heavy price for the reckless militarism of their rulers: 258 British forces killed and 777 wounded; 649 Argentineans killed, 1,068 wounded. Perhaps he will die here, as this country's only political prisoner. The precise extent of Ministers' and officials' involvement with the Spanish authorities is still obscure. /FontDescriptor 6 0 R It's 10 weeks into the Falklands War, and two British Harriers find themselves protecting damaged ships. For our Home Secretary, who visited Chile as a young left-wing activist, that must have been very distressing. %PDF-1.4 Category Archives: Falklands War On Pinochet and the Iron Lady. 649 Argentines were killed while 255 servicemen and 3 Falklands civilians were killed. That treaty envisaged of course that all the courts of countries which signed the Extradition Convention would behave in an honest and equitable fashion and that those extradited would receive a fair trial. Pinochet was this country's staunch, true friend in our time of need when Argentina seized the Falkland Islands. /F20 10 0 R /Type /FontDescriptor /Length 443 And some of these continued. Augusto Pinochet, the former Chilean dictator, was in London for a back operation. Or perhaps he will breathe his last in a Spanish hospital, awaiting some interminable, contemptible semblance of justice. Augusto Pinochet, the former Chilean dictator, was in London for a back operation. /FontName /TimesNewRomanPSMT >> We know that he was arrested by night, on his bed of pain after a spinal operation, in circumstances which would do credit to a police state. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. … endobj Der 91-Jährige starb nach Angaben des Militärkrankenhauses in der Hauptstadt … /FontDescriptor 15 0 R /Widths 8 0 R Der frühere chilenische Militärmachthaber Augusto Pinochet ist tot. Am Sonntag ist der chilenische Ex-Diktator Augusto Pinochet im Kreise seiner Familie gestorben. >> /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding Falkland Islands War, also called Falklands War, Malvinas War, or South Atlantic War, a brief undeclared war fought between Argentina and Great Britain in 1982 over control of the Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) and associated island dependencies. The Falkland Islands War zone (left) and route of British landing forces (right). Kept secret for decades, Chile's assistance to Britain has come to light over the years, and it was extensive. General Fernando Matthei told the Santiago newspaper La Tercera that then-dictator General Augusto Pinochet approved Chile's "strategic co-operation" with Britain in recovering the southern islands Argentina had occupied in April 1982. /Resources << /BaseFont /Arial-BoldMT /Type /FontDescriptor If a … 20 0 obj /EndOfBlock false /FontName /TimesNewRomanPS-BoldMT /Flags 32 Senator Pinochet is in truth on trial, not for anything contained in Judge Garzon's indictment, but for defeating communism. The people of Britain too should reflect on what has been revealed about the priorities of the Labour Government. But don't take my word for it. I know - I was Prime Minister at the time. By quietly allying himself to a great arms manufacturer like Britain he could help his own forces at … The chance of Senator Pinochet's receiving anything resembling what we in Britain would recognise as 'justice' in a Spanish court as minimal - not least because key witnesses for his defence run the risk of immediate arrest if they set foot on Spanish soil. Falklandsøyene (engelsk: Falkland Islands, spansk: Islas Malvinas) er en øygruppe i Sør-Atlanteren, beliggende 480 km øst for det søramerikanske fastlandet, omkring 1 100 km nord for Antarktis og 1 350 km vest for Sør-Georgia.Øygruppen består av de to hovedøyene Vest-Falkland og Øst-Falkland, i tillegg til 776 mindre øyer.«Hovedstaden», Stanley, ligger helt øst på Øst-Falkland. endobj /FirstChar 0 I don't know a lot about the Falklands War, or how important the Falklands strategically are for Britain and Argentina respectively. But what they couldn't and wouldn't abandon was the poisonous prejudices they harboured in their youth. /DecodeParms << The Falklands War is looked back on by many as a foregone conclusion. On President Pinochet's express instructions, and at great risk, Chile provided enormously valuable assistance. Well, yes, Pinochet had given us aid against Argentina during the Falklands War. 6 0 obj The Royal Navy, RAF, and British Army benefited from the CIA's secret ownership of a code-making machine company during the Falklands' War, a new investigation has claimed. 13 0 obj /FirstChar 0 /CapHeight 0 The Fundación Presidente Pinochet has taken out full page advertisements in El Mercurio, Chile’s largest newspaper, expressing its condolences over the death of Margaret Thatcher, saying the former British … I imagine that if Britain wanted to fight a total war over it they could win it, but I also doubt they'd sacrifice that much over such a … News clips of Prince Andrew being interviewed in the Falklands during the war there in 1982 where he served as a helicopter pilot. /BaseFont /ArialMT "That was a deliberate decision," he … /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding The Falklands War began on April 2, 1982, when Argentine troops landed in the Falkland Islands. A Reuters photo of Thatcher and Pinochet at a reception in Santiago in March, 1994. Apr10. /Subtype /TrueType I cannot reveal the details, but let … /Type /XObject /Type /Font 1 Background 2 Build-up 3 Preparation 3.1 First moves 3.2 Planning 3.3 Argentine intentions 4 Landings on South Georgia 5 Failed diplomacy 6 Invasion 7 Task force 8 … Four months before… 1986: UN adopts an Argentine … 3 0 obj >> He must be turning in his grave to see Britain now encouraging Spain's arrogant interference in Chilean affairs. Falkland Islands War. But first I want to extend a personal welcome to our Chilean guests, who have come half way round the world to be with us. For an overview of the air forces of the United Kingdom, see British air services in the Falklands War. /Flags 32 /Descent 216 ?������@h���������0j��t��^�U�������k�z�y ��-��axA�o����°P�mX��������j�����-`UXZQ�6�o��l�jN�����wK�-{�������������������TFV[��0� ��-�HM Der Falklandkrieg (englisch Falklands War/Crisis, spanisch Guerra de las Malvinas / Guerra del Atlántico Sur) war ein nicht erklärter Krieg zwischen Argentinien und dem Vereinigten Königreich um die Falklandinseln (auch Malwinen) sowie Südgeorgien und die Südlichen Sandwichinseln, der von April bis Juni 1982 andauerte.Wenngleich durch den argentinischen Angriff auf die Inseln … /CapHeight 0 But of course we know why none of these achievements are talked about. We must pay heed to the implications of an international lynch-law which, under the guise of defending human rights, now threatens to subvert British justice and the rights of sovereign nations. /Widths 14 0 R /Subtype /TrueType /FontName /TimesNewRomanPS-ItalicMT The former prime minister also stressed the crucial role Chile played as Britain's ally during the Falklands War. Falkland Islands Government assumes responsibility for all domestic matters. /Widths 17 0 R /Height 3348 ��j��0I�?����C�O�>������*}������_�II���`��z�m�8��_�SO�-&���2MG��}_����_y�S_���׺WH5� �Nv��?�?�������W���b�(�>)�!N��P���}��j�='V�W]$m�o�M1 �� 0�3Ԛ�2l(]����ش��1LS� ��Z�&��� ̜!�F�KPd1[����L �aBi����!��DhDG�`P����+A�r�T�� �ZXA�0�jDP�2��G��DFҖ�e��$>:$���U�j�Y�ޚ��a0�Pi����Mva�TD���������������2�j?����Z�r֘�������������_���{V It is well known that counselling this prosecuting magistrate at every stage is Allende's former political adviser, working with a network of other Marxists in Spain and Chile. /Subtype /TrueType Itdid; by asubsequent peace treaty, the islands have been established asbelonging to Chile. >> What the left can't forgive is that Pinochet undoubtedly saved Chile and helped save South America. /LastChar 255 President Pinochet was this country's staunch, true friend in our time of need when Argentina seized the Falkland Islands. 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Falkland Islands War. >> /Subtype /TrueType Above all why don't they tell the world that it was Senator Pinochet who established a constitution for the return to democracy? endobj /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding /ProcSet [ /PDF /Text /ImageC] Then perhaps after millions more, people will wake up VerrijnStuart DEF.indd 35 19-10-2009 22:14:28 /StemV 0 endobj The precise responsibility for what happened can only be judged in Chile. ... communism in Latin America and who provided intelligence to Thatcher’s war room during the Falklands War. endobj But the Spanish judicial procedure in this matter has been little short of scandalous. But it is an affront to common sense as well as a caricature of justice to maintain that a head of government must automatically accept criminal responsibility for everything that is done while he is in power - whether he authorised it or not. /FontName /Arial-BoldMT Causes of the Falklands War. /ColorSpace /DeviceGray /Descent 212 The year 1982 is remembered in the history of both Argentina and Britain. endobj /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding << endobj On the other side, the Argentinian public deemed the war unnecessary as well; it was forced upon them by the ruling military junta. During the Falklands War, according to a well-informed senior civil servant, the British << /FontBBox [-498 -307 1333 1023] The conflict which started on 2nd of April 1982, lasted for 74 days and claimed the lives of 649 Argentinians military personnel, 255 British military personnel, and 3 Falklands civilians. Without President Pinochet there would certainly have been many more. ”In other words, Air General Matthei, Pinochet and other members of the military dictatorship cabinet realized that is Argentina could keep the Falklands, and won the war, the following step would be for them to take over the Beagle channel islands“, according to Edwards. We know that this was done under what the courts later ruled was an unlawful arrest warrant. /Ascent 891 What about the fact that Chile was turned from chaotic collectivism into the model economy of Latin America? Mr Edwards never met General Augusto Pinochet, the Chilean dictator, who ruled the country at the time. Der frühere chilenische Luftwaffenchef Fernando Matthei hat 23 Jahre nach dem Falklandkrieg bestätigt, dass das damalige Pinochet-Regime Großbritannien im … To understand the Falklands War one must look at the region and times that the conflict took place in to understand the impact this had on the conflict, in this case the South American regional security complex in the 1980s. Allerdings bedeutete dies gleichzeitig das Ende der politischen Karriere als Senator auf Lebenszeit. I never thought in my lifetime to see the honour of Britain and the reputation of British justice so demeaned as in this affair. /F10 7 0 R On President Pinochet's express instructions, and at great risk, Chile provided enormously valuable assistance. /ImageMask true Without the help of Chile in the guise of Augusto Pinochet, there is no doubting that UK would probably have lost the Falklands to the Argentine. The two see eye to eye on economics. /Font 2 0 R ������ ?�"�����~_��| ���_����E�|ˆ�Ua �R���. Augusto José Ramón Pinochet Ugarte [pinoˈʧet] (* 25. Based on the book by Gordon Smith, published by Ian Allan 1989 "Battle of the Falkland's War" heads the list of recommended British-published books, described as "a very useful and detailed guide to the day-by-day development of the war", Argentine Army journal "Soldados", April 2000 /FirstChar 0 I know - I was Prime Minister at the time. Full text of Margaret Thatcher's speech to the Blackpool fringe. 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We almost lost the Falklands War, despite all the propaganda, flag-waving and sabre-rattling, because of Thatcher’s defence cuts. /Type /Font endobj Falkland Islands War, also called Falklands War, Malvinas War, or South Atlantic War, a brief undeclared war fought between Argentina and Great Britain in 1982 over control of the Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) and associated island dependencies. Little could he imagine that a new, legal and political assassination was to be planned for him in the Britain he trusted as a friend. /FontDescriptor 9 0 R That he lost the vote (though gaining 44 per cent support)? /Descent 212 Lasting only ten weeks, and it resulted in a clear British victory. Unter diesem Namen folterten und ermordeten in den 70er und 80er Jahren die Militärregierungen von Argentinien, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay, Bolivien und Brasilien mit Billigung der USA tausende Lateinamerikaner, um Regimegegner und Marxisten auszuschalten. /Filter /CCITTFaxDecode /Type /Font It's because the Left don't want them to be talked about - or even (if they can help it) known about. Pinochet and the junta were further caught off guard and humiliated when they were forced to land in Fiji to refuel for the planned return to Santiago, only to be met with airport staff who refused to assist … << The book, The Official History of the Falklands War, details the deal between the governments of Margaret Thatcher and General Augusto Pinochet, said the BBC's Chilean correspondent Clinton Porteous. >> That assistance had come on General Pinochet's express orders and saved the lives of many British troops, Lady Thatcher said. Chileans can rest assured that, however contemptibly this Labour Government behaves, the British people still believe in loyalty to their friends. /StemV 0 After World War ii, and 50 million people were killed, they gave us the United Nations Charter. One day, near the end of the conflict, the Chilean long-range radar had to be switched off for overdue maintenance. /FontBBox [-628 -376 2000 1018] >> endobj /F30 13 0 R /Type /FontDescriptor Die chilenische Diktatur war das Sinnbild für Unterdrückung und Gewalt in dem Lateinamerika der 1970er Jahre. That, ladies and gentlemen, was what Pinochet stopped. There are implications for Chile where the small minority of communists who once nearly wrecked the country under Allende will now be encouraged to overturn the prosperous, democratic order that Pinochet and his successors built. And there are implications for heads of government everywhere as they see that at some future date they may be hauled out of hospital in a foreign country at the dead of night to face some trumped up charge. endobj /BitsPerComponent 1 Augusto José Ramón Pinochet Ugarte (1915–2006), pronounced almost like "pee-no-shit" in Spanish, was a murderous dictator and money launderer who ruled Chile from 1973 until 1990. They were landing ships with many people aboard and they left us with heavy casualties. This is a government which grants amnesties to unrepentant terrorist murderers yet overturns an amnesty in Chile and imperils that country's young democracy. /Descent 216 It was ten years after the Falklands War in 1982, and Thompson shared some of the lessons he had gleaned from fighting that war. Department of War Studies, King's College, University of LAWRENCE FREEDMAN London. It can hardly have been much pleasanter for our Prime Minister, who recently described Allende as his "hero". Due to intense U.S. Pressure at the last minute (while Pinochet's plane was halfway en route over the Pacific), Marcos cancelled the visit and denied Pinochet landing rights in the country. All this has many implications. My friends thank you for the fantastic welcome. September 2005 wurde die Aufhebung der Immunität von Pinochet durch das Oberste Gericht bestätigt. /Ascent 891 Pinochet earned Thatcher’s eternal gratitude by remaining officially neutral during the 1982 Falklands War that pitted the United Kingdom against Chile’s neighbor, Argentina. But let me mention just one incident. /K -1 1985: New Falkland Islands constitution is adopted. 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Several years after stepping down, he was charged with war crimes concerning his time as president but died in … /ItalicAngle 0 << Perhaps his enemies will succeed. There were many events leading to the 1982 Falklands War (Guerra de Malvinas in Spanish) between the United Kingdom and Argentina over possession of the Falkland Islands and South Georgia (Georgia del Sur). Astore In 1992 I had the pleasure of meeting Major General Julian Thompson at a colloquium at Oxford. During the Falklands War, the … The Audio Long Read Operation Condor: the cold war conspiracy that terrorised South America – podcast. We know that the authorities knew it was unlawful because they hurriedly sent lawyers to Spain to draw up a new one. /Length 33246 /CapHeight 0 Basic threat assessments from the Ministry of Defence were almost non-existent, ... 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