Castro's Government Celebrates 50th Anniversary

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Billboards across Havana celebrate the 50th anniversary of the "Triumphant Revolution." Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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On New Year's Day, Cuba celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the "Triumphant Revolution" which brought Fidel Castro and his guerrilla movement to power. The celebration comes as Cuba faces its worst economic problems since the collapse of the Soviet Union.



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