A 90-year timeline: 'Socialism or death' remained Fidel Castro's rallying cry
By Online Desk | Published: 26th November 2016 04:43 PM |
Former President Fidel Castro, who led a rebel army to improbable victory in Cuba, embraced Soviet-style communism and defied the power of 10 U.S. presidents during his half century rule, has died at age 90.
With a shaking voice, President Raul Castro said on state television that his older brother died at 10:29 p.m. Friday. He ended the announcement by shouting the revolutionary slogan: "Toward victory, always!"
Here's a look at the life of Cuban Revolutionary Fidel Castro.
(With inputs from agencies)