ROBERTO EDUARDO VIOLA - ARGENTINA - 1981/05/18

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06627158
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April 3, 2019
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April 12, 2019
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May 18, 1981
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Approved for Release: 2018/09/17 C06627158
Roberto Eduardo VIOLA
(Phonetic: vee0Hlah)
President (since March
1981)
Addressed as:
Mr. President
A shrewd, self-assured
politician, Lt. Gen. (ret.)
Roberto Viola was chosen
by the ruling military
junta to serve a three-year
term as his country's
highest official. He will
be Argentina's second
military president since
the coup that ousted President Maria Estela
in 1976. Before his selection, Viola had to fight