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CIA Releases Files That Describe Ruthless Chilean Dictator Pinochet As 'Warm' and 'Mild-Mannered'

Augusto Pinochet was a ruthless dictator who, with the CIA’s help, overthrew the democratically elected government of Chile in 1973. But what did the CIA really think of Pinochet? Newly released biographic reports use words like “warm,” “mild-mannered,” and “businesslike.” Read more...
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