Monday, February 19, 2018

Fly high but keep eagle eye on Castro*

Caribbean Airlines recently started flying to Cuba with an enticing ad headlined “Hola Cuba”.
We in this region must not forget and still keep an eye on the Castro Brothers’ Cuba.
For decades Fidel Castro unleashed untold damage on the people of Cuba. Thousands have been murdered. Thousands were jailed in their famous Gulag “Isle of Pines” prison. For what? Not terror attacks against their illegal government, but just for being dissidents. Or writing articles merely disagreeing with one policy or the other.
The Ladies in White, for example. These are wives of jailed dissidents who demonstrate from time to time for the release of their husbands. They are attacked by government thugs on motorcycles wielding wooden planks and drawing blood.

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