The wristwatch and the flashlight
Beneath the debris, they only had one another.
On the morning of July 18, 1994, Martín, Cacho and Buby, three employees of the Asociación Mutual Israelita Argentina (AMIA, a jewish community center) were in the basement when they felt the explosion. What followed were 36 hours of struggle for survival, amid the rubble and in the darkness. It was also the beginning of a case that has marked Argentinian social and political history to this day.
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