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LUCINA ALVAREZ DE BARROS

News Organization: BARRILETE

Died: 1976

Location: ARGENTINA

Disappeared along with her husband, Oscar Osvaldo Barros, on May 7. She was editor of her magazine and a teacher. During the military regime of 1976 to 1983, thousands of Argentines, including journalists, were imprisoned, tortured and killed without trial. Many have never been found; they are called "the disappeared ones."