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Putin, Fidel Castro discuss global affairs

Jul 12, 2014    

Havana, July 12 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is undertaking an official day-long visit to Cuba, met Friday the country's retired leader Fidel Castro.Putin and Castro, 87, talked for nearly an hour about international affairs and the global economy, Xinhua reported citing a Russian media report. The reunion between the two leaders had been announced in advance by the Kremlin, though the official itinerary of the trip submitted to Cuban media did not mention it.Castro retired from power in June 2006, after a life- threatening intestinal affliction, but he continues to be consulte...

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