While NZ and Aussie troops are working to stabilise Timor Leste (East Timor) and both country’s taxpayers are forking out for aid-the Cubans are making ideological hay under our noses.
Hundreds of young Timorese are training in medicine in Cuba, as are other young people from Tuvalu, the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and even our tiny near neighbour Nauru.
This second video shows more clearly that the students are learning more than medicine. They are being taught to identify with Cuba, Castro and the ideals of the Cuban revolution.
While we send soldiers and aid around the pacific, Cuba is indoctrinating hundreds of young islanders, many of whom will one day hold influential positions in their native countries.
Che Guevara was a medical doctor was he not?