CHILE: CONCILIATION, CONFRONTATION, OR COUP?

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CIA-RDP79R00967A001500030014-8
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December 20, 2016
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February 15, 2006
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14
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April 4, 1972
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Approved For''FlElease 2006/03/17 : CIA-RDP79R009601500030014-8
CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY
OFFICE OF NATIONAL ESTIMATES
4 April 1972
SUBJECT: Chile: Conciliation, Confrontation, or Coup?
During the year and a half under the Allende govern-
ment, the Chilean tradition of accommodative politics
has survived, despite rising pressures to by-pass the
constitutional system through coercion and confrontation.
The strength and resiliency of the Chilean political