Book Reviews by Brian Latell

Belligerent Mind, Vindictive Personality

The news whipped across American intelligence community networks on May 28, 1987. I remember a frenzy of interest, exclamatory phone calls, wonderment. Brigadier General Rafael del Pino – hero in Cuba of the Bay of Pigs, veteran of numerous third world conflicts, confidant of the Castro brothers – had flown into Key West. No such high-ranking military officer had defected before.

Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews, News and Analysis | |