Fidel Castro dies aged 90
Death was announced on state TV by President Raul Castro, his brother
Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro has died aged 90, the Communist revolutionary’s brother, President Raul Castro, has announced.
The Communist revolutionary’s death was announced on Cuban state television late on Friday.
Mr Castro stepped down as Cuba’s president 10 years ago after suffering a severe gastrointestinal illness, and before his 90th birthday in August he told supporters he expected to die soon