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Presentó su candidatura para
ran for (president...)
A costa del
..., at the expense of; by dint of
Ceden a
yield to, give in to
A expensas de
at the expense of
Estuvo de luto
was in mourning
En cuestión
in question
No tenía pelos en la lengua
he was outspoken, he didn't mince words
Órdenes
orders en el sentido de mandatos)
Orden
order (logical order)
Orden
organizacion (as in a religious order)
El capital
capital (money)
La capital
capital (city)
Intentaron
they tried, they attemptted
Atentado
an attempt (an attack)
Tentativa
an attempt
Sucedió
it happened
Acontecimiento
a happening, an event
otro suceso acontecía
another event (happening) was taking place,
was occurring,
Espectáculo
spectacle, sight, show (as in entertainment)
El gobierno
government
Comité
committee
Constitucion
consitution
Derechos civiles
civil rights
Enmienda
amendment
Gobernador
governor
Lores
lords (House of Lords)
Ministro
minister
Partidarios
supporters
Partidos
parties (democratic, republic)
Presidente
president
Reforma
reform
Régimen
regime
Senador vitalicio
senator for life
Controversias
controversies
Asilos de ancianos
retirement home, old people's home
la Censura
censor, censorship, censure
Clonación
cloning
Clonar
to clone
Diversidad
diversity
Impuestos
taxes
Inflación
inflation
Inmigración
immigration
Intolerancia
intolerance
Libertad
liberty
Terrorismo
terrorism
La política
politics, policy
Campaña
campaign
Candidato
candidate
Dictador
dictator
Dictadura
dictatorship
Dimitir
to resign from, step down
Diplomático
diplomatic
Elección
election
Global
global
Golpe de estado
coup d'etat, (military take over of government)
Negociar
to negotiate
Votar
to vote
En la sala de un tribunal
in the courtroom
Acusado/a
accused, criminal, accused person
Acusar
to accuse
Convicción
conviction
Costas procesales
legal costs
Crimen de lesa humanidad
crimes against humanity
Culpable
guilty
Defensor
defense attorney
Delatar
to turn in, to denounce, to betray
Fiscal
prosecuting attorney, district attourney
Ilegal
illegal
Inmunidad
immunity
Inocente
innocent
Juez
judge
Jurídico
legal, (adjective) as in legal system
Justicia
justice
Justo
just, fair, right
Petición
petition
Pleito
lawsuit
Procesamiento
prosecution
Proceso
procedure
Testigo
witness
Testimonio
will
La tecnología
technology
Autómatas
robots
Contestadora
answering machine
Microcasete
micro cassette
Ordenadores
computers
Teléfono celular
cell phone
Teléfono móvil
cell phone
Videocasetera
video cassette player
Otros mundos
other worlds
Extranjero
foreign
Extraterrestres
alien, extreterrestrial
Interplanetario
interplanetary
Marciano
from Mars, Martian
Los lugares
places
El calabozo
jail
La cárcel
jail
La celda
cell
La comisaría
police station
La prisíon
jail, prison
Los crímenes
crimes
El asalto
assault, attack
El asesinato
murder
El chantaje
blackmail
El desfalco
embezzlement
El robo
robbery
El soborno
bribery
Los deberes
jobs, responsibilities
Arrestar
to arrest
Esposar
to handcuff
Interrogar
to interrogate
Investigar
to investigate
Prender
to grasp
Los criminales
criminals
Los acusados
the accused, criminals
Los asaltadores
assailants
Los asesinos
murderers
Los carteristas
pickpockets
Los delincuentes
delinquents
El personal
personnel, staff
Los detectives
detectives
Los guardias
guards
Los inspectores
inspectors
Los investigadores
investigato, rresearcher
Los policías
policemen, policewoman
La violencia
violence
Abusar
to abuse
Acosar
to harass
Atacar
to attack
Atropellar
to run over
Chocar
to crash
Secuestrar
to kidnap
Torturar
to torture
Disturbios
disturbances
Huelga
strike/work stoppage
Motín
uprising, revolt, riot
Protestas
protests
Sublevación
revolt, rebellion
Las armas
arms, weapons
Ametralladora
machine gun
Lanzacohete
rocket launcher
Rifle
rifle
Tanque blindado
armored tank
La Guerra
war
Atrocidades horrendas
horrendous attrocities
Avance militar
military advance
Bandos rebeldes
bands of rebels
Batalla belicosa
a battle referring to war (war battle)
Capturar al comandante
to capture the commander
Ejército
army
Estar de patrulla
to be on patrol
Fuerzas aliadas
allied forces
Refugiado
refugee
Rendirse
to give up
Represalias
reprisals, retaliations
Soldado
soldier
Tropas
military troops