Raul Castro announced the details of the funeral of his brother Fidel
MOSCOW, 26 Nov — RIA Novosti. Cuban leader Raul Castro announced that his brother, Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro will be cremated on Saturday, reports AFP.
Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro has died at the age of 90 on Friday 22.29 local time, it was announced by Raul Castro on state television.
Fidel Castro — Cuban revolutionary, statesman and politician, was born August 13, 1926. Since December 1976, for 30 years, was Chairman of the State Council and the Council of Ministers of Cuba, was also commander in chief of the Revolutionary armed forces and Chairman of the Council of national defense.
As a result of deterioration of their health status, 31 July 2006, Fidel Castro handed over the duties and powers of the head of state Council and Council of Ministers and his brother Raul Castro.