End of the Castro era as Cuba welcomes first civilian leader, Miguel Diaz-Canel

//End of the Castro era as Cuba welcomes first civilian leader, Miguel Diaz-Canel

End of the Castro era as Cuba welcomes first civilian leader, Miguel Diaz-Canel

Cuba marked the end of an era on Monday with the official transfer of power from the Castro clan, in charge for six decades, to the communist country’s first civilian leader, Miguel Diaz-Canel.The transition, while hugely symbolic, is unlikely to result in dramatic policy shifts in the one-party system that Diaz-Canel, 60, has vowed to safeguard.“The most revolutionary thing within the Revolution is to always defend the party, in the same way that the party should be the greatest defender of…

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