During the Pinochet dictatorship, over 40,000 people were victims of serious violations to human rights and political violence, including political imprisonment, torture, forced disappearances and executions.

This figure collects the findings of the governmental commissions Comisión de Verdad y Reconciliación (1990-1991), Corporación Nacional de Reparación y Reconciliación (1992-1994), Comisión sobre Prisión Política y Tortura (2003), y Comisión Asesora Presidencial para Calificación de Desaparecidos, Ejecutados, Prisión Política y Tortura (2010-2011).

Of the 3,197 identified detained-disappeared and executed for political reasons, in Cantos Cautivos we have testimonies mentioning the following people:

(Click on the photograph or name to see the testimonies remembering the victim)

Source: Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos. Santiago, Chile.