Raúl Castro Pays Tribute to Nelson Mandela Print

At the Memorial Service for Nelson Mandela, ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete introduced Cuban President Raúl Castro as the president of   "a tiny island, a people who liberated us."  After the Cuban President's tribute to Mandela, ANC Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa thanked Raúl Castro for "Cuba's help during South Africa's years of struggle."  Ramaphosa further added that Cuba and South Africa  "are still joined at the hip in many areas."

Here is is the tribute rendered to the memory and legacy of Nelson Mandela by President Raúl Castro of the Republic of Cuba: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5txy3ivhRM8