Elian Gonzalez Joins Cuba's Youth Communist Union

06/23/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
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The Cuban boy at the center of an international custody battle eight years ago has joined Cuba's Young Communist Union.

President Fidel Castro, left, poses with Elian Gonzalez after a May Day demonstration in Havana in 2005.

Elian Gonzalez said he will never let down ex-President Fidel Castro and his brother Raul Castro, according to the Communist youth newspaper Juventud Rebelde.

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