Former spy master implicated in mysterious death of prosecutor has fled Argentina amid threats

April 23, 2015 4:27 PM

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Former spy master implicated in mysterious death of prosecutor has fled Argentina amid threats

Lawyer Santiago Blanco Bermudez speaks during an interview in Buenos Aires, Argentina on the evening of Wednesday, April 22, 2015. Blanco Bermudez, the lawyer for Antonio Stiuso, Argentina's most famous spy master, said his client has fled the country because of threats on his life and that the government is trying to sully his reputation following the mysterious death of prosecutor Alberto Nisman. Stiuso oversaw a vast wire-tapping operation and had assisted Nisman in his investigation of the 1994 bombing of a Jewish community centre. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano) (The Associated Press)

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – Argentina's most famous spy master has fled the country due to threats on his life and is not complying with a summons ordering him to testify Thursday in connection with the investigation into a 1994 terror bombing, his lawyer said.

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