Fidel Castro Funeral. Who's going and who's staying away. Image captionluisa rodriguez says she regarded fidel castro was part of her family.
Fidel castro is dividing opinion in death almost as much he did during his long political career, as world leaders struggle to find the right tone ahead of the cuban leader's state funeral on sunday. The nine day mourning period following fidel castro's death culminated with his 4 december 2016 funeral at santiago de cuba's santa ifigenia cemetery. Fidel castro, the idealistic revolutionary turned communist dictator who ruled cuba for nearly half a century, was buried in the eastern city of santiago de cuba.
As cuba prepares for the funeral of its former president fidel castro, many world fidel castro funeral:
Vladimir putin, justin trudeau and theresa may are among the world leaders who have already decided not to attend the funeral of fidel castro. As cuba prepares for the funeral of its former president fidel castro, many world fidel castro funeral: Fidel castro's ashes were interred in a private ceremony sunday morning at santiago de cuba's santa ifigenia cemetery (pictured), away from the public eye, as crowds remained outside. Ctvnews.ca staff published tuesday, november 29.