Edition:
United States

Fidel Castro's ashes travel across Cuba

Photographer
Ivan Alvarado
Location
SANTIAGO DE CUBA, Cuba

A plaque with the name of Cuba's former President Fidel Castro is seen on a granite boulder where Castro's ashes were encased at the Santa Ifigenia Cemetery, in Santiago de Cuba. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A plaque with the name of Cuba's former President Fidel Castro is seen on a granite boulder where Castro's ashes were encased at the Santa Ifigenia Cemetery, in Santiago de Cuba. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
Close
1 / 36
Photographer
Alexandre Meneghini
Location
SANTIAGO DE CUBA, Cuba

A man carries an image of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro at a tribute to Castro in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

A man carries an image of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro at a tribute to Castro in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
Close
2 / 36
Photographer
Handout .
Location
SANTIAGO DE CUBA, Cuba

Cuba's President Raul Castro salutes after placing the box containing the ashes of Cuba's former President Fidel Castro into a boulder at the Santa Ifigenia Cemetery, in Santiago de Cuba. REUTERS/ACN/Marcelino Vazquez/via REUTERS

Cuba's President Raul Castro salutes after placing the box containing the ashes of Cuba's former President Fidel Castro into a boulder at the Santa Ifigenia Cemetery, in Santiago de Cuba. REUTERS/ACN/Marcelino Vazquez/via REUTERS
Close
3 / 36
Photographer
Carlos Barria
Location
Santiago de Cuba, CUBA

A soldier stands as he guards the cortege carrying Cuba's former President Fidel Castro's ashes to a cemetery in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A soldier stands as he guards the cortege carrying Cuba's former President Fidel Castro's ashes to a cemetery in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Close
4 / 36
Photographer
Carlos Barria
Location
LAS TUNAS, Cuba

People react as the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro passes them in Las Tunas, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

People react as the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro passes them in Las Tunas, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Close
5 / 36
Photographer
Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Location
Las Tunas, Cuba

People line a road to watch as the caravan carrying Cuba's late President Fidel Castro's ashes passes through Las Tunas, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People line a road to watch as the caravan carrying Cuba's late President Fidel Castro's ashes passes through Las Tunas, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
6 / 36
Photographer
Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Location
Las Tunas, Cuba

People react after the caravan carrying the ashes of Cuba's late President Fidel Castro passed through Las Tunas, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People react after the caravan carrying the ashes of Cuba's late President Fidel Castro passed through Las Tunas, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
7 / 36
Photographer
Ivan Alvarado
Location
PLAYA LAS COLORADAS, Cuba

Cuban soldiers rest after participating in the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the arrival of Fidel Castro and fellow revolutionaries in the Granma yacht, in Playa Las Coloradas, Cuba. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Cuban soldiers rest after participating in the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the arrival of Fidel Castro and fellow revolutionaries in the Granma yacht, in Playa Las Coloradas, Cuba. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
Close
8 / 36
Photographer
Carlos Barria
Location
Las Tunas, Cuba

People line a road to watch as the caravan carrying Cuba's late President Fidel Castro's ashes passes through Las Tunas, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

People line a road to watch as the caravan carrying Cuba's late President Fidel Castro's ashes passes through Las Tunas, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Close
9 / 36
Photographer
Edgard Garrido
Location
CAMAGUEY, Cuba

People lining a road cheer while watching the caravan carrying Cuba's late President Fidel Castro's ashes as it passes by in Camaguey, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

People lining a road cheer while watching the caravan carrying Cuba's late President Fidel Castro's ashes as it passes by in Camaguey, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
Close
10 / 36
Photographer
Edgard Garrido
Location
CAMAGUEY, Cuba

People line a road watching the caravan carrying Cuba's late President Fidel Castro's ashes as it passes by in Camaguey, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

People line a road watching the caravan carrying Cuba's late President Fidel Castro's ashes as it passes by in Camaguey, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
Close
11 / 36
Photographer
Edgard Garrido
Location
GUAIMARO, Cuba

Children await the arrival of the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Guaimaro, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Children await the arrival of the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Guaimaro, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
Close
12 / 36
Photographer
Noel West
Location
LAS TUNAS, Cuba

People hold posters while awaiting the arrival of the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Las Tunas, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

People hold posters while awaiting the arrival of the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Las Tunas, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Close
13 / 36
Photographer
Noel West
Location
LAS TUNAS, Cuba

People await the arrival of the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Las Tunas, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People await the arrival of the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Las Tunas, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
14 / 36
Photographer
Enrique de la Osa
Location
CAMAGUEY, Cuba

People await the arrival of the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Camaguey, Cuba. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

People await the arrival of the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Camaguey, Cuba. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa
Close
15 / 36
Photographer
Edgard Garrido
Location
GUAIMARO, Cuba

People await on their balconies the arrival of the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Guaimaro, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

People await on their balconies the arrival of the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Guaimaro, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
Close
16 / 36
Photographer
Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Location
CAMAGUEY, Cuba

A student holds an image of Cuba's late President Fidel Castro while awaiting the caravan carrying Castro's ashes in Camaguey, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A student holds an image of Cuba's late President Fidel Castro while awaiting the caravan carrying Castro's ashes in Camaguey, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
17 / 36
Photographer
Edgard Garrido
Location
CARDENAS, Cuba

Soldiers take position along a highway as they wait for the ashes of Fidel Castro to pass during a three-day journey to the eastern city of Santago, in Cardenas, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Soldiers take position along a highway as they wait for the ashes of Fidel Castro to pass during a three-day journey to the eastern city of Santago, in Cardenas, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
Close
18 / 36
Photographer
Noel West
Location
HAVANA, Cuba

A military vehicle transports the ashes of Fidel Castro at the start of a three-day journey to the eastern city of Santiago. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

A military vehicle transports the ashes of Fidel Castro at the start of a three-day journey to the eastern city of Santiago. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
Close
19 / 36
Photographer
Edgard Garrido
Location
GUAIMARO, Cuba

A woman awaits the arrival of the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Guaimaro, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A woman awaits the arrival of the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Guaimaro, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
Close
20 / 36
Photographer
Edgard Garrido
Location
GUAIMARO, Cuba

A miniature replica of the Granma yacht carries figures of Fidel and Raul Castro, as people await the arrival of the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Guaimaro, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A miniature replica of the Granma yacht carries figures of Fidel and Raul Castro, as people await the arrival of the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Guaimaro, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
Close
21 / 36
Photographer
Carlos Barria
Location
EL MAJA, Cuba

People line a road as they await the caravan carrying Fidel Castro's ashes in El Maja, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

People line a road as they await the caravan carrying Fidel Castro's ashes in El Maja, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Close
22 / 36
Photographer
Enrique de la Osa
Location
CARDENAS, Cuba

Children stand along a street while waiting for the ashes of Fidel Castro to pass in Cardenas, Cuba. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

Children stand along a street while waiting for the ashes of Fidel Castro to pass in Cardenas, Cuba. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa
Close
23 / 36
Photographer
Stringer .
Location
HAVANA, Cuba

People wait to see a military vehicle transport the ashes of Fidel Castro in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Stringer

People wait to see a military vehicle transport the ashes of Fidel Castro in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Stringer
Close
24 / 36
Photographer
Carlos Barria
Location
JOVELLANOS, Cuba

Guillermo Enrique Cadiz, 82, who fought with Fidel Castro in the Sierra Maestra, watches as Castro's ashes pass him in Jovellanos, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Guillermo Enrique Cadiz, 82, who fought with Fidel Castro in the Sierra Maestra, watches as Castro's ashes pass him in Jovellanos, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Close
25 / 36
Photographer
Noel West
Location
COLON, Cuba

People are transported to greet the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Colon, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People are transported to greet the caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro in Colon, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
26 / 36
Photographer
Alexandre Meneghini
Location
COLON, Cuba

Jose Ramos, 69, holds an image of Fidel Castro as he awaits the caravan carrying Castro's ashes in Colon, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

Jose Ramos, 69, holds an image of Fidel Castro as he awaits the caravan carrying Castro's ashes in Colon, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
Close
27 / 36
Photographer
Ivan Alvarado
Location
SANTA CLARA, Cuba

A police car sits in front of a movie theatre with a marquee reading "Thanks Fidel" as Fidel Castro's ashes are driven through the country in a caravan, in Santa Clara, Cuba. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A police car sits in front of a movie theatre with a marquee reading "Thanks Fidel" as Fidel Castro's ashes are driven through the country in a caravan, in Santa Clara, Cuba. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
Close
28 / 36
Photographer
Handout .
Location
HAVANA, Cuba

The box containing the ashes of Fidel Castro is carried to a military vehicle at the start of a three-day journey in Havana, Cuba. AIN/Abel Padron Padilla/via REUTERS

The box containing the ashes of Fidel Castro is carried to a military vehicle at the start of a three-day journey in Havana, Cuba. AIN/Abel Padron Padilla/via REUTERS
Close
29 / 36
Photographer
Handout .
Location
HAVANA, Cuba

Dalia Soto del Valle (2nd L), widow of Fidel Castro, family members and fellow revolutionaries watch as a box with Castro's ashes is carried to a military vehicle in Havana, Cuba. ACN/Abel Padron Padilla/via REUTERS

Dalia Soto del Valle (2nd L), widow of Fidel Castro, family members and fellow revolutionaries watch as a box with Castro's ashes is carried to a military vehicle in Havana, Cuba. ACN/Abel Padron Padilla/via REUTERS
Close
30 / 36
Photographer
Stringer .
Location
HAVANA, Cuba

People watch a military vehicle transport the ashes of Fidel Castro in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Stringer

People watch a military vehicle transport the ashes of Fidel Castro in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Stringer
Close
31 / 36
Photographer
Carlos Barria
Location
HAVANA, Cuba

Military vehicles transporting the ashes of Fidel Castro pass along the Malecon seawall in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Military vehicles transporting the ashes of Fidel Castro pass along the Malecon seawall in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Close
32 / 36
Photographer
Carlos Barria
Location
EL MAJA, Cuba

A student stands next to a road as he awaits the caravan in El Maja, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A student stands next to a road as he awaits the caravan in El Maja, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Close
33 / 36
Photographer
Edgard Garrido
Location
CARDENAS, Cuba

Soldiers take position along a highway as they wait for the ashes of Fidel Castro to pass in Cardenas, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Soldiers take position along a highway as they wait for the ashes of Fidel Castro to pass in Cardenas, Cuba. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
Close
34 / 36
Photographer
Alexandre Meneghini
Location
COLON, Cuba

The caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro passes along a street in Colon, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

The caravan carrying the ashes of Fidel Castro passes along a street in Colon, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
Close
35 / 36
Photographer
Noel West
Location
HAVANA, Cuba

Schoolchildren wait on a roadside for the military vehicles transporting the ashes of Fidel Castro in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Schoolchildren wait on a roadside for the military vehicles transporting the ashes of Fidel Castro in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
36 / 36

All Collections

The attack on Pearl Harbor

1:06pm EST

All Collections

In memoriam: Those we lost in 2016

10:10am EST

All Collections

Trump: Person of the year

8:20am EST

All Collections

Libyan forces clear Islamic State from Sirte

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

All Collections

Taking off with Air Force One

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

All Collections

Chanel cosmopolite in Paris

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

All Collections

Last in a remote Siberian village

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

All Collections

Winter sets in on the North Dakota Pipeline Protest

Tuesday, December 06, 2016