Fidel Castro Ruz


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Cuban socialist leader who overthrew a dictator in 1959 and established a Marxist socialist state in Cuba (born in 1927)

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The graduation ceremonies of students, held at Sancti Spiritus and Cienfuegos, were dedicated to Cuban leader Fidel Castro Ruz, who had promptly sent Henry Reeve Brigade, comprising 2464 medical personnel, to Pakistan in the aftermath of 2005 earthquake and subsequently offered 1000 fully funded scholarships for Pakistani students, said a press release issued here Saturday.
The graduation ceremonies of students, held at Sancti Spiritus and Cienfuegos, were dedicated to the Cuban leader Fidel Castro Ruz, who had promptly sent Henry Reeve Brigade, comprising 2464 medical personnel, to Pakistan in the aftermath of 2005 earthquake and subsequently offered 1000 fully funded scholarships for Pakistani students.
The two Presidents also discussed the passing of former President Mandela and reflected on the outstanding contribution of Madiba and former Cuban President Fidel Castro Ruz in liberating their respective countries.
Since 1997, two of the Politburo's 24 members have passed away (Juan Almeida and Alfredo Jordan) and 13 were removed at different stages since then: surprisingly Ulises Rosales del Toro, Abel Prieto Jimenez and Concepion Campa Huergo--and Fidel Castro Ruz, who officially announced his resignation.