Kornbluh, Peter
September 2003
Columbia Journalism Review;Sep/Oct2003, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p14
Analyzes the use of the newspaper "El Mercurio" by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) in setting a military coup in Chile. Victory of Salvador Allende over Agustín Edwards in a battle for the Chilean head of state; Details of the CIA memorandum on "Discussion of Chilean Political Situation"; Amount allocated by the CIA for the newspaper.


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