[A-List] Cuba and Africa

Erik Freye efreye at yahoo.com
Sun Feb 19 10:59:43 MST 2006

Here are two reviews of a fairly recent book entitled
"Conflicting Missions: Havana, Washington, and Africa,
1959-1976." If I recall correctly, the author had
access to previously classified diplomatic documents. 

Maybe they will be helpful to this discussion:



--- bar at idirect.com wrote:

> Having met some of the Cuban soldiers who fought in
> Southern Africa I
> cannot agree that Cuba was coerced. Then you would
> have to argue that Che
> Guevara's adventure in Tanzania-Congo was coerced
> when it was clearly
> idealistic.
> Chris
> > The complexity of geopolitics interwined with
> ideological conflict. Mao

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