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Assassination & Retribution

After the assassination of a Cuban intelligence chief, Batista's henchman, Raphael Salas Canizares pursues ten suspects into the Haitian embassy. Establishing shot of the mansion housing the embassy. CU of newspaper photo showing the young men accused of the assassination. Reporters meet with a Haitian official. Shots show the funeral of Antonio Blanco Rico, the assassinated intelligence officer and not Salas Canizares, as the narration suggests.

IdentifierCLIP-13774
Duration33 sec
GenreDocumentary
Date1956
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