On Plaza de la Revolucion, Cubans pay tributes to Castro

On Plaza de la Revolucion, Cubans pay tributes to Castro

As Cuba maintains nine days of mourning following the death of Fidel Castro, thousands have been lining up on Havana’s historic Plaza de la Revolucion to pay their respects to the deceased revolutionary leader. From the tree-lined edge of a large road, thousands of Cubans stood along avenues leading to the capital’s famed Plaza de […]

Tributes, parties as Cubans mark Fidel Castro’s 90th birthday

Tributes, parties as Cubans mark Fidel Castro’s 90th birthday

Thousands partied along Havana’s Malecon seafront into the early hours of Saturday, celebrating retired Cuban leader Fidel Castro turning 90 to the tune of Latin beats as an electric storm in the distance lit up the night sky. On the strike of midnight, a live band played “Happy Birthday” in honor of the iconic leftist […]