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13:55 May 1, 2008
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Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Government / Politics / PORTUGUESE - ENGLISH
Portuguese term or phrase: Comissão Especial de Familiares de Mortos e Desaparecidos Políticos
How would you say that in English, please?
Lucy Leite
Spain
Local time: 00:03
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Summary of answers provided
4 +5special commission for relatives of victims of politically-motivated deaths and disappearanceslexisproject
4Special Committee of Relatives of People Killed or Disappeared for Political MotiveRoqueAntonio
4Special commission for vitims´ relatives of politicaly-motived deaths and disappearances.
Marcos Antonio
4Special Committee of Relatives of Political Disappeared and Assassinated People
Marcelo Gonçalves


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comissão especial de familiares de mortos e desaparecidos políticos
special commission for relatives of victims of politically-motivated deaths and disappearances


Explanation:
talvez algo assim

lexisproject
Spain
Local time: 00:03
Native speaker of: English

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agree  Donna Sandin
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agree  rhandler
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agree  xxxCarla Queiro
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agree  dorisarraia
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comissã£o especial de familiares de mortos e desaparecidos polã­ticos
Special commission for vitims´ relatives of politicaly-motived deaths and disappearances.


Explanation:
Sug.


- constitute a politically-motivated pattern of killings. ... victims’ relatives simply did not have trust in this commission and thus did not participate in ...
www.senate.gov/~foreign/testimony/2007/EnriquezTestimony070...



Marcos Antonio
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Special Committee of Relatives of Political Disappeared and Assassinated People


Explanation:
Lucy, veja um exemplo aqui:
...the Committee of Mothers and Relatives of Political Prisoners, Disappeared and Assassinated Persons of...
http://www.iisd.org/YOUTH/ysbk047a.htm

The committee of relatives of the disappeared in Honduras .... Cofadeh has an active part in the investigation of the assassination of two environmentalists ...
www.cofadeh.org/html/historia/historia_ingles.htm

Marcelo Gonçalves
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Special Committee of Relatives of People Killed or Disappeared for Political Motive


Explanation:
It is a long and complex sentence that permits several translations with subtle differences. Somebody may be dead, but perhaps was not directly killed: the death may have been caused by a heart attack or a disease started in prison...

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