Cuban authors Alejandro Castro and Jose Luis Mendez presented at the International Book Fair of Argentina
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- 05 / 03 / 2009
The manager of Cartago Ediciones S.A., Marcos Campos, expressed his satisfaction for introducing readers to the title Bajo las alas del condor, by historian Jose Luis Mendez, a meticulous work on important aspects of actions carried out under the name of Operation Condor by the latest Latin American dictatorships, Prensa Latina news agency reports.
Journalist and writer Stella Callon said that it’s important for the Argentinean public to have access to this book and to others by Cuban authors on the actions of the US in Latin America and the world, due to the thorough and profound work of researchers at the time of getting to the bottom of the dirty war.
For his part, Mendez spoke about his work Los mensajeros de la muerte. Centro America la punta visible del iceberg, a study on the role of Argentinean advisors in that region, mercenaries of Cuban origin in Vietnam and in Latin American countries, and other criminal operations carried out practically from 1959 to date.
Present in the activity were Cuban ambassador Aramis Fuente and cultural counselor Maria Cristina Delgado, among other diplomats.