Fidel Castro, fully Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz

Fidel
Castro, fully Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz
1927
2012

Cuban Marxist Politician, One of the primary leaders of the Cuban Revolution, Prime Minister, President of the Council of State of Cuba, President of Council of Ministers, First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba

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The current US administration has utterly failed in its efforts to isolate and stifle Cuba economically. But it does not accept this failure, and grows dangerously desperate.

The truth does not need to advertise.

They are guilty with their Cuban Adjustment Act and with their broadcasts and exhortations to leave illegally ... of the dozens, maybe hundreds of people, who die in those attempts, ... They don't give them visas. Then they receive them as heroes.

Translate into an act of aggression against Cuba. But we know that at this time that is not the fundamental thinking of the U.S. government.

We shall always be grateful for that gesture.

You will have free access to any place that you may wish to see, and we will not feel offended for any contact that you may wish to establish,

The existing world economic order constitutes a system of plundering and exploitation like no other in history.

The U.S. should begin the changes before there can be change in Cuba,

They have said that we want to move Cardenas (where Elian lived in Cuba) to the United States,

We are going to discuss, let's get an agreement, and really help each other mutually in cases of disaster,

We will be there, but I would never have thought I would have to answer that question.

The first victims of whatever military actions are undertaken will be the billions of people living in the poor and underdeveloped world with their unbelievable economic and social problems,

The unbelievable torture applied to prisoners in Iraq has rendered the world speechless.

They have tried to kill me off so many times,

We are mobilizing precisely to thwart the plans of those who don't want the child to return, ... This is not a demonstration against the United States and much less against the American people.

We will talk and we will help ourselves in a dignified manner in cases of disaster.

The government of President Bush knows very well that no government in the world can accept such a perverse insult to its dignity and sovereignty.

The universities are available only to those who share my revolutionary beliefs.

They should put those signs inside, not outside.

We are not closing the door.

We will wait as many days as necessary.

The Kremlin should launch a pre-emptive strike against the US.

There are even irresponsible families who sell their daughters' bodies and insensitive neighbors who think this is the most natural thing in the world ... until tragedy and disease strike.

They were planning a parallel summit.

We are not here to say goodbye to Che and his comrades. We are here to welcome them. I see Che and his men as a battalion of invincible combatants, who have come to fight alongside us and to write new pages of history and of glory.

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First Name
Fidel
Last Name
Castro, fully Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz
Birth Date
1927
Death Date
2012
Bio

Cuban Marxist Politician, One of the primary leaders of the Cuban Revolution, Prime Minister, President of the Council of State of Cuba, President of Council of Ministers, First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba