PHOTOS: World reactions to the death of Castro


A municipal worker sweeps the floor in front of a mural depicting Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro (L) and Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega at Cuba square in Managua on November 26, 2016, the day after Castro died. (AFP PHOTO / INTI OCON)

With a history as complex as Cuba in the late 20th century, it is no surprise reactions to the death of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro around the world have been mixed. A hero to some – a brutal dictator to others – here are some of the images following his passing on November 26, 2016.

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PHOTOS: The death of Castro – tributes and celebration around the world