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Fidel Castro Health

Report: Fidel Castro Has Suffered Stroke

Posted 10.19.2012 | World

Fidel Castro has suffered a serious, "embolic" stroke, according to a Venezuelan physician cited by The Miami Herald. Jose Marquina, who spoke with...

Cuba Releases Castro Letter Amid Health Rumors

AP | PETER ORSI | Posted 12.18.2012 | World

HAVANA -- Cuban news media on Thursday published the first new writing in months from retired Cuban leader Fidel Castro. The letter, which was dated ...

Is Fidel Castro Alive? So We're Told.

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 10.16.2012 | World
Yoani Sanchez

It would be difficult to find in contemporary history someone who has been rumored to have been killed more times than Fidel Castro.

Cuba Deciphers Castro's Newfound Brevity

AP | PAUL HAVEN | Posted 08.19.2012 | World

HAVANA — Fidel Castro has been called many things during his long turn on the world's stage, but "succinct" has not been one of them. So acolyt...

New Photo Shows Healthier Fidel Castro | David Ariosto CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HAVANA, Cuba (CNN) -- A new photo of ailing Communist leader Fidel Castro surfaced on Sunday -- the second in 10 days -- revealing a more healthy-look...

Fidel Castro Writes About 'The Honey Of Power'

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HAVANA — Fidel Castro said Tuesday that two of his closest lieutenants had become seduced by "the honey of power," and hinted that they were dem...