Man in his 70s was bitten by animal former Cuban leader gave to Russian cosmonaut in the 1970s.
"They forgot that he educated their kids, gave their kids health care, totally transformed the society," Bernie Sanders said in the 1985 interview.
"Once again, they want to make Cuba guilty of all the evils of the region," former Cuban President Raul Castro said.
Presidential Miguel Diaz-Canel faces no competition, and neither does the man running as his deputy, Salvador Valdés Mesa.
At least one top U.S. official was convinced former Cuban dictator Fidel Castro orchestrated the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, according to the latest trove of declassified documents released Friday by the National Archives and Records Administration related to Kennedy's death.
National security adviser Walt Whitman Rostow called the execution "stupid" in a memo to President Lyndon B. Johnson.
Cuba's Castro chapter is coming to a close.
After years of silence, a former CIA operative speaks out about Castro, Oswald and the assassination of JFK.
The country had been the only Latin American state not to have a 'dialogue and co-operation' deal with the bloc.
Late Cuban leader's cremated remains were due to be placed near the mausoleum of independence hero Jose Marti.
Despite being influenced by Jesuit teachings, Castro sought to eliminate the Catholic Church's influence on the island.
Malema said that Mugabe must "pass on the baton" like Fidel Castro did in Cuba.
President-elect has sent differing signals on his future Cuba policy but many worry he could roll back Obama's reforms.