African Stalingrad

@article{Saney2006AfricanS,
  title={African Stalingrad},
  author={Isaac Saney},
  journal={Latin American Perspectives},
  year={2006},
  volume={33},
  pages={117 - 81}
}
  • Isaac Saney
  • Published 1 September 2006
  • Political Science
  • Latin American Perspectives
One of the most remarkable aspects of the Cuban Revolution continues to be the various internationalist missions it has sent to other countries. From the earliest years ofthe revolution, Cuba has sent thousands of doctors, teachers , and other personnel on humanitarian assignments to various countries (see, e.g., Erisman, 1991). In the mid-199Os, for example, Cuba had three times as many doctors as the World Health Organization serving abroad and providing free medical treatment (Castro, 1996… 

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