Heart of Darkness: Che Guevara’s Congo 

Call the Congo, Che’s “Heart of Darkness,” the place where he confronted his own inner demons and was undone by them. Too embarrassed to return to Cuba immediately after the military defeat of the guerrilla army he had assembled, he spent six months living clandestinely at the Cuban Embassy in Dar es Salaam and at a “safe house” in Prague, evading would-be assassins.  

Source: Heart of Darkness: Che Guevara’s Congo – CounterPunch.org

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