Dozens of people brought flowers and candles to the embassy and later a moment of silence was held to pay homage to the Cuban revolutionary leader, who survived hundreds of assassination attempts and nearly a dozen US presidents. People have been bringing flowers to the embassy since the very morning on Saturday. Volunteer with LACAN (the Latin-American and Caribbean Action Network) and one of the organizers of the Saturday night vigil told Sputnik that despite the cold weather, there has been a “steady stream” of supportive and sad people coming to the embassy.
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Newsline: Cuban Embassy in US Pays Tribute to Fidel Castro