…sombre reading, as the condor flies…

…a cold look back to the scene of the crimes and the criminals…

The positive in all this, as truly heinous as it was, Operation Hades and Operation Phoenix were masterpieces of pure evil, with trademark deadly racism.

Operation Condor: Cross-Border Disappearance and Death

Operation Condor was a covert, multinational “black operations” program organized by six Latin American states (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay, later joined by Ecuador and Peru), with logistical, financial, and intelligence support from Washington.

And then began the horrific journey for many countries and their citizens.

With that background, and for comic relief, were the consequences not so tragic, we have the typical, inimitable showpiece of US foreign policy, sheer effrontery.