Brazil Truth Commission

  Navy Commander Julio Soares Bueno, left, Commander of the Army Enzo Martins, second from left, Commander of the Air Force Juniti Saito, third from left, and the Commander of the Armed Forces Jose Carlos de Nardi attend a ceremony at which Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff signed a law establishing a truth commission at Planalto presidential palace in Brasilia, Brazil, Friday Nov. 18, 2011. Rousseff established the truth commission to investigate human rights abuses by the military regime that ruled Brazil from 1964 to 1985. However, the commission's recommendations won't result in any prosecutions as long as the country's 1979 amnesty law remains intact. Unlike Argentina, Chile and Uruguay, which also had repressive military regimes, Brazil has never punished military officials accused of human rights abuses. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
Navy Commander Julio Soares Bueno, left, Commander of the Army Enzo Martins, second from left, Commander of the Air Force Juniti Saito, third from left, and the Commander of the Armed Forces Jose Carlos de Nardi attend a ceremony at which Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff signed a law establishing a truth commission at Planalto presidential palace in Brasilia, Brazil, Friday Nov. 18, 2011. Rousseff established the truth commission to investigate human rights abuses by the military regime that ruled Brazil from 1964 to 1985. However, the commission's recommendations won't result in any prosecutions as long as the country's 1979 amnesty law remains intact. Unlike Argentina, Chile and Uruguay, which also had repressive military regimes, Brazil has never punished military officials accused of human rights abuses. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)

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