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ALEJANDRO MARTIN ALMEIDA

News Organization: TELAM

Died: 1975

Location: ARGENTINA

Disappeared June 17. He was a journalist for this national news agency; the details and circumstances of his death are unknown. During the military regime of 1976 to 1983, thousands of Argentines, including journalists, were imprisoned, tortured and killed without trial. Many have never been found; they are called “the disappeared ones.”