Fidel Castro dead: Cuban television

Reuters News
Posted: Nov 26, 2016 12:39 AM

HAVANA (Reuters) - Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary leader who built a communist state on the doorstep of the United States and for five decades defied U.S. efforts to topple him, has died, Cuban television said on Saturday. He was 90.

(Reporting by Marc Frank; Editing by Simon Cameron-Moore)