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Former Cuban Leader Fidel Castro is Dead

Former Cuban Leader Fidel Castro is Dead. This news was announced by his younger brother, who Fidel Castro handed power to in 2008.

“At 10:29 at night, the chief commander of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz died”. Though he did not give a cause to Castro’s death, the charismatic leaders death could be linked to poor health.

Castro who ceded power to his younger brother two years after an intestinal ailment almost killed him in 2006 died on Friday.

Castro’s body will be cremated according to the former leaders wish, His younger brother said details of his funeral will be given today.