Cuban President Raul Castro acknowledges the applause at the opening of Havana’s tribute to Fidel.
Havana, Nov 30 (Prensa Latina) President Raul Castro has reaffirmed here the Cuban people”s willingness to continue the ideas and work of the Commander-in-Chief of the Revolution, Fidel Castro.
Raul Castro recalled in his speech last night at the posthumous tribute to the historical leader, who passed away on November 25th, that Fidel Castro devoted his life to solidarity and led a socialist revolution ‘of the humble, with the humble and for the humble’.
The Cuban president recalled that at the iconic Jose Marti Revolution Square in Havana, which has been the scene of important milestones in the history of the country, the people, with their signatures, fulfill the Concept of Revolution expressed by Fidel Castro in the same place in 2000.
After thanking the presence at the Revolution Square of heads of State and Government, delegations, personalities from different countries, and the Cuban people, who went massively to pay posthumous tribute to Fidel Castro, as well as the signs of affection and respect received from all over the world, he mentioned some of the events that marked the history of Cuba.
From here we say to him, along with our self-sacrificing and combative people: ‘Hasta la victoria siempre!’ he concluded.