CBC's The Current reports on Abarca, Carriles, Cuban Five

Today’s edition of CBC Radio’s flagship current affairs show, The Current, focused on the recent arrest of Francisco Chavez Abarca in Venezuela. Chavez Abarca, who is wanted in connection with a deadly 1997 terrorist bombing campaign aimed at targeted Cuba’s fledgling tourist industry, has been extradited to Cuba where he is being questioned about his role in the plot.

The Current’s host, Jim Brown, interviewed Livio Di Celmo, whose brother Fabio was killed in one of the attacks, and journalist Stephen Kimber, who is writing a book about the terrorist attacks and the Cuban Five.

You can listen to the program here.


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