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MARIA ELENA AMADIO

News Organization: DISCUSION

Died: 1976

Location: ARGENTINA

Disappeared March 30 at age 30. She was a journalist for the magazine; the details and circumstances of her 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.”