Fulgencio Batista's police spy Colonel Antonio Blanco Rico assassinated and General Rafael Salas Canizares shot in Cuba.
Cuba Date:1960 Duration:1 min 21 sec Sound:Yes
April 1956: Revolutionary forces increase pressure on Fulgencio Batista's government. Soldiers patrol the streets. A U.S. Army officer talks to soldiers. A bullet ridden car. Soldiers and civilians around thirteen dead revolutionists lying between trucks in a courtyard. Batista and Defense Minister Garcia Montez inspect the captured arms and ammunition captured in police raids. Publicity and trials follow. Men wave pictures. October 1956: Exterior of a building. Batista's police spy Colonel Antonio Blanco Rico is assassinated. Picture of the suspects in a newspaper. A man takes notes. General Rafael Salas Canizares is shot during an attack on the Haitian Embassy. Officers, officials and civilians surround General Canizares' coffin as it is led away. A man consoles a grieving woman.
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