Ex-U.S. ambassador spied for Cuba for 40 years, bragged he ‘strengthened the Revolution’: feds

Posted on AllSides December 4th, 2023
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The former U.S. ambassador accused of spying for the Cuban government spent 40 years as a spook and claimed his work was “more than a grand slam.” Victor Manuel Rocha, 73, was formally charged Monday in Miami federal court. Rocha was arrested on Friday, more than 20 years after his tenure as U.S. ambassador to Bolivia. The FBI finally caught Rocha by having one of its agents pose a contact with Cuba’s intelligence agency. “What we have done…it’s enormous,” Rocha told the undercover agent, according to an indictment released Monday....

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