Cuba, USSR and Africa (was: Re: intro:Vanessa from Venezuela)

Johannes Schneider Johannes.Schneider at SPAMgmx.net
Mon Mar 26 06:10:28 MST 2001


Louis Proyect wrote

>
>  Castro did not support 'peaceful coexistence' in the Soviet manner. Long
> after the death of Che, he took initiatives in Africa that were key to
> advancing the colonial revolution.

I may be wrong, but I do not see much contardictions between Cuban and
Soviet foreign policy in Africa in the pre-Gorbacev time. They both
supported the MPLA, the SACP and the Ethopian Dergue.

Johannes






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