Bolivian army officer who arrested Che Guevara has died

Arrested revolutionary Ernesto Che Guevara Bolivia Army officer General Gary Prado Salmon, who became a national hero, has died. He was 84 years old.

This information was given in a report of BBC Online on Monday.

It is said that Gary Prado Salmon was able to capture the revolutionary Che Guevara in 1967 in a military operation with the help of US intelligence. At the time, a right-wing military government was in power in Bolivia. Che Guevara was shot dead by an army officer the day after his arrest.

Ernesto Che Guevara

When Che Guevara was captured and killed, the Cold War was going on between the United States and the then Soviet Union. And then Washington was very concerned about communist influence in Latin America, including the activities of Che Guevara.

Che Guevara was born in Argentina After the successful revolution in Cuba in 1959 He left Cuba to lead guerrilla activities in other countries. He was a close ally of Cuban communist leader Fidel Castro and became a symbol of revolution for communists worldwide.

Incidentally, Che Guevara was shot dead by Bolivian army officer Mario Teran Died last year.

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