Fiesta in la Calle 8
Cigars, rum, music, shouts: “Fidel ha muerto! Fidel ha muerto!”. Hundreds of Cuban American went out to the streets of Miami to celebrate the death of Fidel Castro last weekend.
More than 2 million people of Cuban origin live in Miami, the heart of the Castro opposition for many years. Their favorite meeting point is the Versailles restaurant, which last weekend was full of happy anti-castrist customers. Among the Cuban exile is Juanita Castro, a sister of Fidel Castro, who has no intention to assist to his brother’s funeral. For many Cuban American, Castro was a dictador, a communist, a divisor of families, and they were happy for his death. Many of them also voted for Donald Trump, expecting him to end up with Castro regime. As reported today in Spanish leading newspaper El País. Read more here.