.

MundoAndino Home : Bolivia Guide at Mundo Andino

Mario Teran


Mario Teran was the Bolivian Army sergeant who executed Marxist revolutionary Che Guevara as a young man on October 9, 1967.

In 2006, Teran was treated for cataracts by Cuban physicians in the Cuba-Venezuela Operacion Milagro (Operation Miracle) program, which restored his sight.

This was first revealed when Teran's son wrote a letter to the Santa Cruz de la Sierra newspaper El Deber thanking the Cuban doctors. In 2007 Granma opined on the treatment, stating:

Related websites

"Cubans Treat Man Who Killed Che"

"The Curse Of Che Guevara"

"Cuban Doctors Restore Sight of Che's Killer"

Didn't find what you were looking for.
Need more information for your travel research or homework?
Ask your questions at the forum about Bolivian military personnel or help others to find answers.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. It uses material from the Wikipedia article Mario Teran


Disclaimer - Privacy Policy - 2009