Corps General Abelardo Colomé Ibarra resigned today as Vice President of the Council of State and Minister of the Interior of Cuba.
Colomé Ibarra, known as Furry laid the foundations for the Castro regime State Security in 1959, put in place to repress all Cubans who oppose the Castro dictatorship.
He has been Minister of the Interior for 26 years.
According to a report read on Cuban state TV on Monday night, Colomé Ibarra resigned due to “health reasons”, but no more details were given.
He will be replaced by Gen. Carlos Fernández Gondín, another high member of Cuba’s military dictatorship who until now was serving asfFirst vice president of the Ministry of the Interior.