A Veteran Of Revolution In Cuba, Died Of Heart Failure

A Veteran Of Revolution In Cuba, Died Of Heart Failure

Havana : Cuba | Sep 03, 2011 at 6:34 PM PDT
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Raul Castro said there was a lack of younger politicians ready to lead Cuba

A Veteran of revolution and now Cuban Defence Minister Julio Casas Regueiro, has died of heart failure.

State television in Cuba has announced a three days of mourning for the death of Mr. Regueiro.

It said his remains were cremated, according to his wishes.

Raul Castro Ruz said, The general was characterised by his loyalty to the [Communist] Party, the people, the Revolution, his Commander in Chief and the Head of the Armed Forces.

He will always be remembered, most especially by Cubans.

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Defence Minister Julio Casas Ruguiero
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