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Fidel Castro vs Osama Bin Laden

Osama bin Laden was fighting for religion with a foreign power in his country but Castro Fought with a dictator. Osama was killed in 2011 but Castro handed over government to his brother due to bad health. This paper analyzes the personas of Fidel Castro and Osama Bin Laden against each other.Castro was born near the town Biran in Cuba on 13 August 1926. His father was a sugar plantation owner from Spain. Fidel’s name was changed from Ruz to Castro when he was only 18. Cuban political environment drew his attention towards politics. He joined a political party in 1947 to stand against corruption in Cuba. Batista took hold of government and gained US support (Coltman, 2003).Castro attacked Moncada base to over through Batista’s government. He started a guerrilla war in 1956. He became Cuban prime minister in 1959. Castro projected anti-American sentiments in Cuba and got closer to Russia. Russia and America almost reached to a nuclear war due to a crisis in Cuba. Cuba flourished a lot under his revolutionary ideas. A collapse of the Soviet Union affected Castro’s revolution. He handed over all the official affairs to his brother Raul due to bad health (Fuentes amp. Kushner, 2010).Castro had a dynamic and charismatic personality. His sense of humor, lifestyle and dedication made him a powerful leader. People loved him every word due to attractive leadership. Many international companies invested in Cuba on his request.Osama was born in Saudi Arabia in 1957. Bin Laden joined Afghanistan resistance on the outbreak of cold war in 1979. Then he formed Al Qaida network that worked against western interests and finally attacked twin towers in New York (Bergen, 2006).