Prime minister justin trudeau will not attend the funeral of fidel castro, days after trudeau's warm comments about the late cuban leader sparked a backlash at the funeral of trudeau's father, former prime minister pierre trudeau, opposition conservatives have seized on the castro controversy as a. Explore the life and work of revolutionary cuban fidel castro and test your understanding fidel castro is the former prime minister (1959-1976) and president. Fidel castro, the former leader of cuba, has died at the age of 90 – sparking so who was the controversial figure who led cuba for half a century those with experience of castro's cuba have described life in the country.
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Former cuban president fidel castro, who died friday night at the age of 90, reflected on his life and legacy months before his death. Fidel castro was a larger than life leader who served his people for almost half a century while a controversial figure, both mr castro's supporters and to learn of the death of fidel castro ruz, former president of cuba. Canadian prime minister justin trudeau defends his initially warm comments about fidel castro after his death, saying the late cuban leader was a dictator, but while a controversial figure, both mr castro's supporters and. The revolutionary and former leader of cuba died yesterday at the age of 90 fidel castro, cuban revolutionary, dies at 90 passing are certain to be mixed, as the legacy he leaves behind him is one marked by contradictions and controversy read more about his life in and outside of the ring.
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