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Pope Francis meeting with Fidel Castro during the Pope's visit to Havana in September, 2015.

Pope Francis meeting with Fidel Castro during the Pope's visit to Havana in September, 2015. The Holy Father has sent a telegram to the current president of Cuba following the death of Fidel Castro on Friday.

Telegram for the death of Fidel Castro

26/11/2016 14:18

Pope Francis has expressed his condolences for the death of the former President of the State Council and of the Government of the Republic of Cuba, Fidel Castro. 

 

Fidel Castro with St John Paul II

Fidel Castro with St John Paul II

Fidel Castro dies at 90

26/11/2016 08:30

Former President Fidel Castro, has died at age 90. His brother President Raul Castro said on state television that his older brother died at 10:29 p.m. Friday. 

Cubans greeting Pope Francis when he arrived to celebrate Mass in Havana during his visit to the island in 2015.

Cubans greeting Pope Francis when he arrived to celebrate Mass in Havana during his visit to the island in 2015

Pope Francis sends video message for young people in Havana

29/07/2016 02:00

Pope Francis on Friday sent a video message for young Cubans who organized their own youth gathering to coincide with the World Youth Day (WYD) events in Krakow, Poland.

 

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U.S. President Barack Obama waves from the door of Air Force One as he ends his visit to Cuba, at Havana's international airport, March 22, 2016.

Obama pushes US-Cuba relations

23/03/2016 08:54

President Barack Obama has thrown down the gauntlet of hope through progress for US-Cubans relations, as the memory hallmarking his brave, revolutionary and visionary visit to Cuba.

Cuban President Raul Castro waves as Pope Francis departs from Havana's Jose Marti Airport

Cuban President Raul Castro waves as Pope Francis departs from Havana's Jose Marti Airport after an historic encounter with Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill

Pope sends telegram thanking Pres. Castro for welcome in Cuba

13/02/2016 10:22

After leaving Havana, Pope Francis sent a telegram to Cuban President Raul Castro, thanking him for hosting him and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill for their historic encounter

 

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