Did our spies conspire with the CIA in Allende overthrow

This appeared in Crikey yesterday. But the question is: did our spies help the CIA overthrow democratically elected Chilean president Salvador Allende to placate Nixon’s pathological hatred of any politician further left than himself? SOLDIERS SUPPORTING THE COUP LED BY GENERAL AUGUSTO PINOCHET TAKE COVER AS BOMBS ARE DROPPED ON THE PRESIDENTIAL PALACE OF LA MONEDA ON SEPTEMBER 11, 1973 (AP PHOTO/ENRIQUE ARACENA) Bombs rained over Santiago, Chile, on September 11, 1973. That morning, after… […]