pakol:Pinochet did the coup because the Parliament urged him to do so
Strange that the whole Parliament urged him to do so.....
Haven't you heard about the required majority?
I am afraid you are telling it off the top of your head. How is it possible that the carp voted for Christmas?? :):):) Pinochet immediately closed down the Chilean Parliament after the coup.
So, a source would be greatly appreciated, if you please......
Let me start with similarities:
Both are highly controvercial figures, admired by some, hated by others. The latter are mostly the families of victims who once perished at the hands of their regimes. The bloodshed they caused brought tears, suffering and pain.
The photographs show a group of family members of the "detenidos desaparecidos" (the detained and disappeared).
protest in Poland
Polish pain: among others, families and workmates of miners and workers who got killed by communist regime forces in 1981:
IWhat was never explained though was that he wore darker lenses because he suffered permanent injuries from snow blindness while exiled in Siberia.
Yes, that was health reason.
I can't find it now but several months ago I came across an article about an interview Jaruzelski gave.
They didn`t eliminate it fully, there was only a shift of worship object, the communist comissar, later secretary, that replaced landowners still required having some sort of homage paid.
Oddly, despite what happened to him and his family, he said he was quite fond of Russian culture.
Which seems attractive to many Poles.