[ltr]The departure of Cuban historical leader Fidel Castro for 90 years[/ltr][ltr]
Havana-Iraq Press -26 in November announced the official Cuban television, at dawn on Saturday, the death of the country 's historic leader , Fidel Castro, at the age of 90 years.
The announcement of the death on the lips of his brother Raul, who succeeded him in power.
Raul Castro said over national television: "Supreme Commander of the Cuban Revolution died at 22:29 pm on Friday."
Raul added that " the body was burned Saturday," before he concludes his announcement never cheers revolution: "Hasta la Victoria Simbra" (until victory always).
Castro remained in poor health since suffering an intestinal illness that nearly killed him in 2006, and cede power to his younger brother Raul formally two years later.
The Cuban leader has dominated the political landscape in his country since the success of the revolution that ended the rule of the dictator Batista in 1959, prior to defy the United States for decades, ending his career to hand over power to his brother Raul.
In April 2011 gave up on the latest official his responsibilities as First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba to his brother Raul, the second in charge of the party since its inception in 1965.anthy (1)