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The Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo (Asociación Madres de Plaza de Mayo) is an association of Argentine mothers whose children were "disappeared" during the Dirty War of the military dictatorship, between 1976 and 1983.

The Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo (Asociación Madres de Plaza de Mayo) is an association of Argentine mothers whose children were "disappeared" during the Dirty War of the military dictatorship, between 1976 and 1983.
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The Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo (Asociación Madres de Plaza de Mayo) is an association of Argentine mothers whose children were "disappeared" during the Dirty War of the military dictatorship, between 1976 and 1983.

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English


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Decades After 'Dirty War,' Argentinians Find Long Lost Grandchildren

2/29/2016
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Estella formed a group with other women, called the Grandmothers of the Plaza Mayo. They've tracked down hundreds of missing grandchildren, including Estela's.

Duration: 00:04:00


Argentina's Dirty War Still Haunts Youngest Victims

2/29/2016
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From 1976 to 1983, a vicious military dictatorship ruled Argentina. Among its crimes: taking hundreds of babies from their biological parents — political prisoners who then "disappeared." A group of determined grandmothers has been seeking to identify these stolen orphans.

Duration: 00:05:00