CIA recruited a Mafia gangster to ‘whack’ Fidel Castro at the height of the Cold War
Handsome Johnny Roselli was the mobster in charge of running the Mafia’s casinos in Las Vegas and Havana.
But in 1959, after his ascendancy in the revolution, Fidel Castro called an end to gambling on the island.
This infuriated the Chicago Mafia heads Roselli and Sam Giancana and according to the new book ‘Handsome Johnny‘ by Lee Server, the CIA exploited their common enemy and attempted to have him ‘whacked.’
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