The National Declassification Center Releases Records Relating to Human Rights Abuses in Argentina

A Presidential Tasking from the Executive Secretary of the National Security Council (NSC) on June 13, 2016, directed various Executive branch departments and agencies, including the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), to search for records relating to human rights abuses committed in Argentina between January 1, 1975, and December 31, 1984, and to review responsive records for public access. In response, NARA assembled staff, including archivists from the National Declassification Center (NDC), the Presidential Libraries, and the Center for Legislative Archives to conduct this search and review. Responsive Presidential records were made available in previous releases and all identified Legislative records were already publicly available. This release represents responsive Executive Branch agency records that have been accessioned into the National Archives and have not been previously released. The NDC coordinated review of the records and prepared them for public release. Records that were released in full or in part may be accessed by using the search form below. Questions may be directed to NDC@nara.gov.

 

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Case IDRecord GroupDOCIDHMS REID HMS EentryFromToDocument TypePagesSubject
570675933065528HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Meeting19 PDFVICE PRESIDENT'S MEETING WITH PRESIDENT VIDELA OF ARGENTINA Rome, Italy, September 4, 1978
570675933065530HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Memo of Conversation4 PDFPARTICIPANTS: Videla, Mallea Gil, Yofre, Mondale, Clift, Hervas
570675933065534HS1-413915044UD-18D 5David D. NewsomWarren ChristopherMemorandum4 PDFArgentina and Eximbank
570675933065535HS1-413915044UD-18D 5AMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESSECSTATE WASHDCMemorandum3 PDFMEETING BETWEEN THE VICE PRESIDENT AND THE PRESIDENT VIDELA
570675933065538HS1-413915044UD-18D 5AMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESSECSTATE WASHDCTelegram3 PDFAMBASSADOR & COL. CERDA MEETING WITH ASST. SECY VAKY
570675933065542HS1-413915044UD-18D 5SECSTATE WASHDCAMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESMessage3 PDFREPRESENTATION ON BEHALF OF MOTHERS OF THE PLAZA AND JEHOVAS'S WITHESSES
570675933065546HS1-413915044UD-18D 5AMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESSECSTATE WASHDCMessage4 PDFAMBASSADOR'S MEETING WITH JUNTA MEMBER GENERAL VIOLA
570675933065556HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Reginald BartholomewThe Secretary of StateMemorandum4 PDFYour Meeting with Secretary Brown and Dr. Brzezinski, October 30, 1980
570675933067452HS1-413915044UD-18D 5LATIN AMERICA/CARIBBEAN (Pastor)ZBIGNIEW BRZEZINSKIMemorandum4 PDFEvening Report
570675933067457HS1-413915044UD-18D 5SECSTATE WASHDCAMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESMessage4 PDFCONVERSATION WITH ARGENTINE AMBASSADOR ON HUMAN RIGHTS
570675933067462HS1-413915044UD-18D 5ROBERT PASTORZBIGNIEW BRZEZINSKIMemorandum2 PDFU.S. Policy to Argentina
570675933067465HS1-413915044UD-18D 5ZBIGNIEW BRZEZINSKITHE SECRETARY OF STATEMemorandum9 PDFU.S. Policy to Argentina
570675933067466HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Cyrus VanceTHE PRESIDENTMemorandum5 PDFEvening Report
570675933067481HS1-413915044UD-18D 5THOMAS THORNTONZBIGNIEW BRZEZINSKIMemorandum5 PDFArgentinian Human Rights
570675933067494HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Art HughesL. Paul Bremer, IIIMemo of Conversation5 PDFTHE SECRETARY'S MEETING WITH FOREIGN MINISTER PASTOR
570675933067495HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Cyrus VanceCarlos Washington PastorLetter2 PDFThanks
570675933067498HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Warren ChristopherTHE PRESIDENTMemorandum4 PDFEVENING REPORT
570675933067506HS1-413915044UD-18D 5USMISSION USUN NEW YORKSECSTATE WASHDCMessage5 PDFTHE SECRETARY'S MEETING WITH ARGENTINE FONMIN PASTOR
570675933065374HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Index3 PDFTHE SECRETARY'S VIIT TO SOUTH AMERICA November 20-23, 1977
570675933067509HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Viron P. VakyThe Secretary of StateBriefing Paper3 PDFIAHRC Visit to Argentina
570675933065376HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Briefing Paper6 PDFFOREIGN MINISTRY WORKING SESSION
570675933065380HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Memo of Conversation4 PDFHUMAN RIGHTS SITUATION IN ARGENTINA PARTICIPANTS: VANCE, CASTRO, TODMAN, DERIAN, HARRIS, GATTINONI, MIGNONE, CONTE-MACDONALD
570675933065386HS1-413915044UD-18D 5USDEL SECRETARY AIRCRAFTAMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESMessage2 PDFSECVISIT TO ARGENTINA
570675933065387HS1-413915044UD-18D 5SECSTATE WASH DCAMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESMessage2 PDFLIST OF 7500 DETAINEES AND DISAPPEARED
570675933065390HS1-413915044UD-18D 5E. O. JonesR. Titus, T. Borek, F. Rondon, C. FinanMemorandum8 PDFArgentine Military Assistance
570675933065395HS1-413915044UD-18D 5AMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESSECSTATE WASHDCMessage3 PDFDISAPPEARANCES REPORTED OF MOTHERS OF PLAZA DE MAYO AND THEIR SUPPORTERS
570675933065400HS1-413915044UD-18D 5AMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESSECSTATE WASHDCMessage4 PDFABDUCTED HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS, TIMERMAN AND OTHER CASES
570675933065401HS1-413915044UD-18D 5AMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESSECSTATE WASHDCMessage2 PDFDISAPPEARANC OF MOTHERS GROUP'S SUPPORTERS: LATEST DEVELOPMENTS
570675933065402HS1-413915044UD-18D 5AMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESSECSTATE WASHDCMessage10 PDFDISAPPEARANC OF MOTHERS GROUP'S SUPPORTERS: LATEST DEVELOPMENTS
570675933065403HS1-413915044UD-18D 5AMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESSECSTATE WASHDCTelegram4 PDFAISC LIST OF DISAPPEARED AND DETAINED PERSONS-"THE LIST OF 7,500"
570675933065404HS1-413915044UD-18D 5AMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESSECSTATE WASHDCMessage3 PDFMOTHERS GROUP DISAPPEARANCES: "MONTONERO" DOCUMENT BEOMING INOPERATIVE
570675933065411HS1-413915044UD-18D 5AMEMBASSY BUNOS AIRESSECSTATE WASHDCMessage2 PDFDISCUSSIONS OF DISAPPEARED NUNS--AND THEIR ASSOCIATES--WITH GOA OFFICIALS
570675933065436HS1-413915044UD-18D 5JESSICA TUCHMAN MATTHEWS, ROBERT PASTORZBIGNIEW BRZEZINSKIMemorandum12 PDFState Department Report Concerning Human Rights Policy and the IFIs
570675933065439HS1-413915044UD-18D 5AMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESSECSTATE WASHDCMessage3 PDFCONVERSATION WITH PRESIDENT VIDELA ON NUNS' DEATH
570675933065440HS1-413915044UD-18D 5SECSTATE WASHDCAMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESMessage4 PDFREPRESENTATIONS TO ARGENTINE AMBASSADOR ON DEATHS AND DISAPPEARANCES
570675933065447HS1-413915044UD-18D 5RCMLSBriefing Paper6 PDFAttached Briefing Paper for Newsom on Argentina
570675933065467HS1-413915044UD-18D 5RICK INDERFURTHBOB PASTORMemorandum2 PDFArms Transfers and Human Rifghts in Argentina
570675933065469HS1-413915044UD-18D 5SECSTATE WASHDCAMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRESMessage3 PDFASSISTANT SECRETARY DERIAN CONGRESSIONAL TESTIMONY
570675933065471HS1-413915044UD-18D 5HENRY OWENTHE VIC PRESIDENTMemorandum10 PDFAllis Chalmers
570675933065474HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Cyrus VanceTHE VICE PRESIDENTMemorandum0 PDFMeeting with Argentine President Videla
570675933065479HS1-413915044UD-18D 5SECSTATE WASHDCAMEMBASSY ROMETelegram3 PDFPROPOSED VIDELA-MONDALE MEETING IN ROME
570675933065484HS1-413915044UD-18D 5DAVID AARONTHE VICE PRESIDENTMemorandum2 PDFUS-Argentine Relations: A Status Report Since your Meeting with Videla
570675933065486HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Tex HarrisRoberta Cohen, James BumpusLetter Official-Informal3 PDFEXIM Decision
570675933065495HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Paper11 PDFARGENINA: ASSESSMENT OF CURRENT HUMAN RIGHTS SITUATION
570675933064707HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Patricia M. DerianPeter TarnoffMemorandum3 PDFCover Memo for Senator Solari Yrigoywn's Letter to the President with letter
570675933065263HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Martin PackmanJonesMemorandum4 PDFCurrent Human Rights Situation in Argentina, Nicaragua, and Uruguay
570675933065266HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Memo of Conversation4 PDFHuman Rights in Argentina PARTIPANTS: Solari Yrigoyen, Todman, Zimmerman, Lister, Eldridge
570675933065269HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Terence A. TodmanThe SecretaryMemorandum7 PDFThe President's Interest in Argentine Human Rights Improvements
570675933065271HS1-413915044UD-18D 5ROBERT A. PASTORZBIGNIEW BRZEZINSKIMemorandum2 PDFHuman Rights in Argentina
570675933065280HS1-413915044UD-18D 5Patt DerianRichard MooseMemorandum2 PDFArgentine Hill interviews
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