Kolle Cueto, Jorge

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Kolle Cueto, Jorge

 

Born Apr. 20, 1930, in Zudañez, in the department of Chuquisaca. Figure of the Bolivian workers’ movement. Teacher by profession.

Kolle Cueto joined the Communist Party of Bolivia (CPB) in 1950. He became a member of the Central Committee of the CPB in 1954 and the first secretary of the Central Committee of the CPB in 1968. He has been repeatedly arrested for his revolutionary activity.

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