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Fidel Castro’s son Commits Suicide

(BBC News)  The 68-year-old son of Cuba’s former leader Fidel Castro has died in Havana after taking his own life, according to Cuban state media. Fidel Ángel Castro Díaz-Balart was found on Thursday morning and is said to have suffered from depression. The first-born son of the late president was nicknamed “Fidelito”, or Little Fidel, […]

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Raul Castro to stay in office until April as Cuba extends term

HAVANA (BLOOMBERG) – A Castro will be Cuba’s president for at least a little longer. Raul Castro, who replaced his brother Fidel as Cuba’s president in 2008, will remain in the post two months longer than originally scheduled, after the National Assembly voted on Thursday (Dec 21) to extend the current legislative term until April 19. Castro […]