This Day in Jewish History 1999: Jacobo Timerman, the 'Prisoner With No Name,' Dies

Israel pressed Argentina hard to release the 'rebel' journalist from confinement, for which Jacobo Timerman was not sycophantically grateful.

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On November 11, 1999, Argentinian-Israeli journalist, onetime political prisoner and enfant terrible Jacobo Timerman died, at age 76. Timerman was best known for his kidnapping and imprisonment by the military...