Former Cuban President Fidel Castro Dies

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Former Cuban President Fidel Castro has died.

The announcement came from his brother and current president Raul Castro.

No details of his death were released.

He survived numerous assassination attempts while leading Communist Cuba for five decades.

He ceded power to Raul Castro in 2006 when he underwent emergency intestinal surgery.

He made only occasional public appearances in recent years.

Fidel Castro was 90 years old.

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