Jonathan Idema

 

 

Age: 55

 

Summary: former member of the U.S. Army Special Forces (Green berets) who was convicted of running a private jail in Afghanistan where he tortured terrorism suspects, but who had moved to Mexico after being released from prison in Afghanistan in 2007 when he was pardoned by President Hamid Karzai as part of a general amnesty.

 

 

Cause of Death: AIDS

 

Born: May 30, 1956

 

Died: January 21, 2012

 

Location: Quintana Roo, Mexico