November 26th @ 10:20 PM GMT
Yahoo! Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, whose family's ties with the late Cuban leader Fidel Castro go back decades, mourned the loss of a ''remarkable leader'' on Saturday, sparking a flurry of criticism and humor at his favorable tone. Trudeau's comments on Castro were markedly more positive than most Western leaders, who either condemned the revolutionary leader's human rights record or tip-toed around the subject. Instead, Trudeau warmly recalled his late fathers friendship with ... (Top Stories)
November 26th @ 10:18 PM GMT
Yahoo! Prime Minister Justin Trudeau remembered Fidel Castro Saturday as a ''remarkable leader'' who will be mourned by Canada. ''While a controversial figure, both Mr Castro's supporters and detractors recognized his tremendous dedication and love for the Cuban people who had a deep and lasting affection for 'El Comandante,''' he said in a statement. Trudeau's father, former prime minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau, became the first leader of a NATO-member state to travel to Castro's Cu... (World)
November 27th @ 6:17 AM GMT
Yahoo! Cuba mourned revolutionary leader Fidel Castro on Sunday as the communist island prepared to say its last goodbyes to the towering giant of its modern history with mass memorials and a four-day funeral procession. Castro, whose iron-fisted rule defied the United States for half a century, died late Friday after surviving 11 US administrations and hundreds of assassination attempts. A series of memorials will begin Monday, when Cubans are called to converge on Havana's iconic Revolution Square. (Politics)
November 27th @ 10:50 AM GMT
Yahoo! Havana (AFP) - Cuba mourned its revolutionary leader Fidel Castro on Sunday, as the communist island prepared to bid farewell to the towering giant of its modern history with memorials and a four-day funeral procession. (World)
November 27th @ 9:49 AM GMT
Yahoo! Cuba mourned revolutionary leader Fidel Castro on Sunday as the communist island prepared to say its last goodbyes to the towering giant of its modern history with mass memorials and a four-day funeral procession. Castro, whose iron-fisted rule defied the United States for half a century, died late Friday after surviving 11 US administrations and hundreds of assassination attempts. A series of memorials will begin Monday, when Cubans are called to converge on Havana's iconic Revolution Square. (Top Stories)
November 26th @ 5:16 PM GMT
Yahoo! Venezuela's ruling socialists mourned former Cuban leader Fidel Castro, while opposition hardliners exulted over the death of a man they call a dictator who helped wreck the economy and whose country has for years got an easy ride with subsidized oil. The two leftist Latin American governments became intimate allies under Castro and his younger disciple, the late Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez, a relationship buttressed by generous oil shipments from the OPEC country to the Communist-run is... (Top Stories)
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