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Agent Camilo, Castro henchman

Agente Camilo. Foto: Archivo Hablemos Press

Agente Camilo. Foto: Archivo Hablemos Press

Known to opposition members in Cuba as the most twisted and bloody of Raul Castro's henchmen, agent Camilo is famous for his multiple beatings inflicted upon the Ladies In White, and other peaceful opponents, his habit of pointing his gun at the head of his victims, and theft of their personal items.

International tribunals generally agree that political persecution and other inhumane acts reach the threshold of crimes against humanity if they are part of a widespread or systematic practice. Such is the case in Cuba, and note, there is court precedent for convicting individuals for acts committed under orders. One example is the case of United States vs. Keenan, wherein a military court of appeals held that "the justification for acts done pursuant to orders does not exist if the order was of such a nature that a man of ordinary sense and understanding would know it to be illegal." Is there any possible argument that could justify the routine beating of defenseless women?

The Cuban people will not forget.

Read more (In Spanish) at Centro De Información Hablemos Press.

2 comments to Agent Camilo, Castro henchman

  • asombra

    Does Camilo look like a zombie or is he just an ugly android?

  • Rayarena

    OMG! He's a dead ringer for one of those psychopathic sleezoid murderers that you see in those cheap slash em up movies. With that face drained of emotions, he looks as if he could rip your nails out and puncture your eyes out without so much as wincing.

    He's the poster boy for castro's repressive forces. If Cuban-Americans were proactive and had some type of think tank or PR machine working for them, it would be great to publish his picture in paid ads in newspapers around the world. As they say, a picture is worth a thousand words, and this man's face screams out sick, evil bastard.

    It would serve two purposes, to put a face on castro's repression and to send a clear message to this son-of-a-bitch who like all evil bastards is probably a mean-spirited coward.