Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman was found dead a day before he was due to give his testimony about an alleged government cover-up of a terrorist attack. Suspicion grew as to what was the cause of death. Did he kill himself, or was his death part of a cover-up as well?
What Happened to Alberto Nisman?
“On January 18th, just before midnight, an Argentine state prosecutor named Alberto Nisman turned up dead in his apartment.”
Argentine Phone Calls Detail Efforts to Shield Iran
“Intercepted conversations between representatives of the Iranian and Argentine governments point to a long pattern of secret negotiations to reach a deal in which Argentina would receive oil in exchange for shielding Iranian officials from charges that they orchestrated the bombing of a Jewish community center in 1994.”
The shady history of Argentina’s Intelligence Secretariat
“On Monday night, Argentina’s president, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, took the bold step of announcing a plan to dissolve the country’s Intelligence Secretariat and send to congress a draft bill for the “reform of Argentina’s intelligence service” in the wake of the death of prosecutor Alberto Nisman nine days ago.”
Latin Americans Increasingly Distrust Their Government, and It’s Leading to More and More Violence
“From Buenos Aires to Mexico City to Rio de Janeiro, distrust in the institutions of governance is the predominant feeling.”
How Powerful Iran is?
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