In Havana, began the closing ceremony of farewell to Fidel Castro
MONTEVIDEO, November 28 — RIA Novosti. Ceremony of farewell to Fidel Castro began in Havana, the deceased leader of the Cuban revolution observed 21 a volley of artillery shells, reported by Sputnik.
After the start of the ceremony across the country were lowered to half mast state flags.
The urn containing the ashes of the deceased in the memorial complex named after Jose Marti Revolution square, where on Monday held a mass rally.
Fidel Castro died at the age of 90 years on Friday, 22.29 local time (6.29 am Saturday GMT), about his brother, Cuban leader Raul Castro announced on state television.
From November 30 to December 3, urn Castro will take in the whole country — on the way back to the historic March of the Caravan of Freedom led by Fidel Castro in January 1959, after toppling the dictatorship of Fulgencio Batista. The funeral of the leader of the Cuban revolution, held in Santiago de Cuba on 4 December. The leader of the Cuban revolution, will be buried in the cemetery of “Santa Ifigenia”.
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