Argentinian Prosecutor Who Accused President of Bomb Plot Found Dead

January 19, 2015 1:22 PM

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Argentinian Prosecutor Who Accused President of Bomb Plot Found Dead

Alberto Nisman, the prosecutor who accused Argentina’s President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner of covering up an investigation into the bombing of a Jewish center, was found dead in his apartment bathroom, authorities said Monday.

Nisman had been investigating a 1994 car bomb attack at a Jewish community center in Buenos Aires that killed 85 people and injured hundreds more. In 2006, Nisman and a fellow prosecutor accused Iran of orchestrating the attacks; Iran has consistently denied the charges.

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