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Havana , Cuban revolutionary icon Fidel Castro died late Friday in Havana, his brother, President Raul Castro, announced on national television.
“The commander in chief of the Cuban revolution died at 22:29 hours this evening,” the president announced on national television.
Fidel Castro was 90.
Fidel Castro, the fiery apostle of revolution brought the Cold War to the Western Hemisphere
in 1958 in and then defied the United States for nearly half a century as Cuba’s maximum
leader, bedeviling 11 American presidents and briefly pushing the world to the brink of
nuclear war in 1962.