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Former Chilean General Under Pinochet Dies in Apparent Suicide

A retired Chilean general died of a gunshot wound to the head on Thursday, in an apparent suicide days after a court sentenced him to 20 years in prison for planning the murder of a chemist who worked for former dictator Augusto Pinochet. Hernan Ramirez Rurange, 76, was sentenced along with 13 other ex-army officers on Tuesday for planning the murder of Eugenio Berrios, whose body was found on a Uruguayan beach in 1995. Berrios' death was part of a scheme by Pinochet operatives to...

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