Argentine president seeks overhaul of intelligence services

January 27, 2015 2:58 AM

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President Cristina Fernandez said Monday her government had nothing to gain from shielding Iranian officials suspected in Argentina's largest terrorist attack, using her first public comments since the mysterious death of a prosecutor to reject his accusations against her and call for an overhaul of the intelligence services.

Without saying who might have killed Alberto Nisman, Fernandez called on Congress to dissolve Argentina's spy agencies. In recent letters, she had suggested that rogue intelligence agents may have orchestrated the death of the prosecutor hours before he was to give potentially explosive testimony on...

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