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2006-08-07 11:51:17

HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba has set in motion a peaceful political succession, dashing U.S. government expectations of chaos following Fidel Castro's hand-over of power to his brother, a leading Cuban intellectual and government member, Roberto Fernandez Retamar, said on Monday. "They (the U.S.

2006-08-07 11:09:50

CRAWFORD, Texas (Reuters) - President Bush said on Monday that Cubans on the communist-ruled island should decide the future of Cuba once President Fidel Castro passes from the scene and not Cuban exiles in the United States.

2006-08-07 10:03:29

CRAWFORD, Texas (Reuters) - President George W. Bush said on Monday he did not know the condition of Cuba's ailing leader Fidel Castro and that it was up to Cubans on the communist-ruled island to decide their form of government.

2006-08-07 10:04:32

By Tom Brown MIAMI (Reuters) - As the world ponders whether the Cuban Revolution will outlive Fidel Castro, the changes his most implacable foes brought to Miami seem irreversible.

2006-08-07 04:57:00

By Marc Frank HAVANA (Reuters) - A week after surgery forced him to put his brother in charge of the island he has dominated for 47 years, Cuban leader Fidel Castro remained out of sight and out of power, but was said to be on the road to recovery.

2006-08-07 01:30:35

By Marc Frank HAVANA (Reuters) - A week after surgery forced him to put his brother in charge of the island he has dominated for 47 years, Cuban leader Fidel Castro remained out of sight and out of power, but was said to be on the road to recovery.

2006-08-06 18:54:28

By Marc Frank HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuban leader Fidel Castro is said to be out of bed and talking as he recovers from surgery that has raised questions about his future and that of the island nation he has ruled for 47 years.

2006-08-06 14:38:26

By Marc Frank HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuban President Fidel Castro was recovering well from surgery on Sunday, officials said, but it remained unclear whether he would ever be strong enough to return to full power.

2006-08-06 09:17:19

By Marc Frank HAVANA (Reuters) - Word filtered through the ranks of the Cuban Communist Party and government that President Fidel Castro was recovering from surgery, but his location and exact condition remained a mystery on Sunday nearly a week after his unprecedented handover of power.

2006-08-05 23:27:05

By Marc Frank HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuban officials said an aging and ailing Fidel Castro was recovering and could return to power in a few weeks, even though he remained out of sight five days after surgery that forced him to put his brother in charge of the country.


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obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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