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Fidel Castro makes second public appearance this week

Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 00:46

The 88-year-old Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro appears at an event recognizing agricultural workers. Jillian Kitchener reports.

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Often talked about in Cuba, rarely seen... the revolutionary leader, Fidel Castro, makes his second public appearance in a week. Cuban state media just released this video taken Thursday. The 88-year-old presented workers with certificates of achievement in the production of food and highlighted their achievements. But what Castro didn't acknowledge was the restoration of relations between the U.S. and Havana after 54 years of tension. ...Something his brother Raul has welcomed, saying it would reinforce the principles of sovereign equality in this country.

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Fidel Castro makes second public appearance this week

Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 00:46