Ten years after six-year-old Elián González sparked an international crisis between the US and Cuba, Ed Vulliamy returns to Little Havana to chart the incredible story of a family tug of war that chan
6-year-old Elian Gonzalez was the center of an international custody struggle that inflamed old Cold War tensions. 15 years ago, federal agents forcibly removed Elian from his extended family in Miami
Elian Gonzalez, rescued from an inner tube in 2000 at age 6 and returned from Miami to Cuba after custody battle, is all grown up.
In 1999, 5-year-old Elián González became the center of international custody controversy when he was found floating alone on an inner tube near Miami after fleeing Castro's Cuba with his mother.