New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) said his trip to Cuba this week was to be composed of "business to business" meetings.
Apparently, he means "business" with the Castro regime, for regular Cubans are prohibited from engaging in foreign trade and investment.
Adding insult to injury, Cuomo dined today with a Cuban spy who was declared persona non grata and expelled from the United States in 2002.
In the image below, Cuomo is seen toasting with Cuban spy, Gustavo Machin Gomez (on the right).
On April 14th, 2000, Machin was one of nearly two dozen Cuban "diplomats" that violently assaulted a small group of peaceful demonstrators outside the Cuban Interests Section (CUBINT) on 16th Street in Washington, D.C.
Machin was expelled from the U.S. in November 2002, pursuant to the Ana Belen Montes case. Montes, a former Defense Intelligence Agency official, was convicted in U.S. federal court for serving as a Cuban agent -- the highest level spy ever caught at the Pentagon.
He would later become Cuba’s Ambassador to Pakistan, where he is believed to have targeted US counterterrorism operations in the region.
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