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Cuban Regime Disguises Paramilitary Agent as Red Cross Worker

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 07.11.2012 | World
Yoani Sanchez

At this point, there are few people on this Island who haven't seen the video where a man -- wearing a Red Cross emblem -- hits and beats with a stretcher Andrés Carrión, who had shouted an anti-system slogan.

Andrés Carrión: 'I Thought I Wouldn't Return, I Thought This Would Be the Last Day of My Life'

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 06.27.2012 | World
Yoani Sanchez

A few weeks have already gone by since Pope Benedict XVI's visit to Cuba, and one name comes up again and again to evoke those last days of March. Andrés Carrión, age 40, the citizen who shouted at the Pope's homily in Santiago de Cuba, "Down with Communism!"