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North Korea's leader mourns Cuba's Castro

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 00:45

North Korea's state media release still photographs of leader Kim Jong Un visiting the Cuban Embassy in Pyongyang to pay homage to the late Fidel Castro. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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NATURAL ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION). North Korea's state-run television KRT on Tuesday released still photographs of its leader Kim Jong Un visiting the Cuban Embassy in Pyongyang to pay homage to the late revolutionary leader Fidel Castro. KRT said Kim visited the embassy on Monday as North Korea began three days of mourning for Castro. Castro died on Friday at the age of 90, a decade after stepping down due to poor health and ceding power to his brother Raul Castro. Castro was admired by leftists and people of the developing world who saw him as a revolutionary champion of the poor, but he was vilified by many who viewed him as a dictator who oppressed Cubans and ruined the economy through socialism.

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North Korea's leader mourns Cuba's Castro

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 00:45