Ramon Castro, Cuban leader’s older brother, dies at age 91
Latin America & the Caribbean

Ramon Castro, Cuban leader’s older brother, dies at age 91

  HAVANA (AP) — Ramon Castro, a lifelong rancher and farmer who bore a strong physical resemblance to younger brother Fidel Castro, has died, Cuban state media announced Tuesday. He was 91. Widely known by his nickname “Mongo,” the white-bearded Ramon Castro preferred tending crops and livestock to the revolutionary political life embraced by his … Continue reading