A Former Top Cop Makes a Daring Escape

Iván Simonovis went from Caracas police chief to prisoner of Venezuela’s socialist regime—then over a 60-foot cliff to freedom.


香蕉视频苹果下载 Iván Simonovis is celebrating Christmas as a free man for the first time in 16 years.

A former police commissioner of Caracas, Venezuela, he became a political prisoner in 2004 and spent much of the next decade in a tiny underground cell. In 2014 he was transferred to house arrest, from which he made a daring escape this May. Accomplices...