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Fidel Castro Left Mark on Somalia, Horn of Africa

BBCFILE – Cuba’s Fidel Castro, pictured June 10, 1977.

One place besides Miami where few tears will be shed over the death of Fidel Castro is Somalia, where his military involvement left a mark.

In the mid-1970s, Castro and former Soviet leaders were celebrating what looked like the emergence of another socialist leadership following the rise of the Derg regime in Ethiopia. Somalia had already been declared a socialist state and had hosted a large presence of Soviet and Cuban military advisers and trainers. Read more →

161126012819-former-cuban-leader-fidel-castro-death-pkg-00000000-exlarge-169(CNN)The relentlessly brutal legacy of political repression that marked Fidel Castro’s rule in Cuba offset and undermined his achievements, two major human rights groups said on Saturday.

Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch issued reports on the state of human rights in the Caribbean nation the day after Castro died at 90. Castro came to power after the 1959 revolution and handed over power to his brother, Raul, last decade.

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HRW: Relatives of Ethiopian Protesters Arrested, Detained


Twenty-five-year-old Shukri Shafe Guled comes from the Somali Regional State in Ethiopia, but has been living in Australia since 2010. In June 2016, he and other protesters gathered in Melbourne to demonstrate against the visit of an Ethiopian delegation that included the Somali Regional State president, Abdi Mohamoud Omar, known as Abdi Iley, who is accused of human rights abuses back home. Read more →

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