The Canadian Press

2000-07-21 | Tall-Ships-Torture

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A Spanish woman said one of the tall ships in Halifax had been used as a torture chamber by the former Chilean government of Augusto Pinochet. Patricia Bennetts said one of the alleged 112 victims was her brother, Michael Woodward, who disappeared after the 1973 coup. The captain of the "Esmeralda," Edmundo Gonzalez, denied the claims.

Date: 2000-07-21
Placeline: Halifax, NS, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << this is a political issue you can ask my muscle he's coming on Sunday that's another thing it's not my job why would people make up don't know it's really amazing how they can make up that story and keep it alive so many times I don't know what happened there >>

Clip ID: 20000721CPCN002