havana - Raul Castro on Tuesday by the Cuban party congress of the ruling Communist reappointed whole is expected to First Secretary of the party. The 84-year-old president, along with the 85-year-old José Ramón Machado Ventura, in the coming years the second man of the party, by about a thousand delegates re-elected.
The Communists were four days gathered in the capital to confirm their organization. Even the former strongman Fidel Castro, now 89 years old, showed himself at the conference. He wore due to illness the highest office of Cuba in 2008 to his brother Raul on.
The president had a few days a rejuvenation of the leadership of the country and the Communist Party of the Congress know that the next five years is necessary. Castro wants everyone who is over seventy years, no high positions them to carry out more.