Nisman, who was to report to Argentine lawmakers on Tuesday, had filed a criminal complaint against President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and Foreign Minister Hector Timerman.
related to the bombing that would yield much-needed Iranian oil. Iran has denied involvement in the bombing, and Fernandez has dismissed charges of a cover-up.
Asked whether he had confidence that a government investigation could discover whether Nisman really killed himself, and whether Argentine officials abetted the terror attack, Skorka acknowledged that past investigations have been compromised.
But, Skorka continued, “you cannot cover problems from the past forever.”
Argentina is still coming to terms with its “Dirty War” of the 1970s and ’80s, in which its ruling military junta tortured and killed leftists — including many Jews, priests, nuns and lay Catholics — some of whose bodies have never been recovered. They are known as “the disappeared.” http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/01/21/abraham-skorka-alberto-nisman_n_6519340.html