OAS: Roque Dalton

The president of my country
for the moment is called Colonel Fidel Sánchez Hernández
but General Somoza, president of Nicaragua,
is also the president of my country.
And General Stroessner, president of Paraguay,
is also kind of the president of my country, though not
as much as the president of Honduras is, I mean
General López Arellano, and more so than the president of Haiti,
Monsieur Duvalier.
And the president of the United States is more president of my country
than is the president of my country,
he who, as I mentioned, for the moment,
is called Colonel Fidel Sánchez Hernández.


translation by DB 

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