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Cuba begins transition to a new generation of leaders
Cuban President Raúl Castro said Sunday he will retire in five years and anointed 52-year-old Miguel Diaz-Canel as his new No. 2, signaling the start of a long and desperately awaited transition to a younger leadership in the communist ruled-island.
Raul Castro to step down in 5 years
Cuba's Diaz-Canel rose gradually to No. 2 post
Cuban leader Raul Castro says he will retire in 2018