Nayef Hawatmeh, Secretary-General of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine said, in his words addressed to the revolutionary leader and great friend of the people of Palestine, of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine and of all the components and currents of the Revolution and of the coalitionist PLO, when writing in the book of condolences:
"Farewell, my friend, the Great Revolutionary, Nationalist and Internationalist Patriot. You are gone, but the historic fighter is not gone. Over sixty years of the national democratic revolution and the construction of socialism, with our Palestinian people and the Arab peoples, with the peoples of the world. Ideas, performances and revolutionary postures do not die; revolutionaries do not die… They remain alive, in life and in the path of people and revolutionary forces towards the national democratic liberation and social justice.
We offer our condolences to Cuba, to its People, its Revolution and its State. We offer our condolences to our Palestinian people and to the Arab peoples and to the Third World in South America and Central America, in Africa, in Asia, and to the free peoples of the world.
We express our condolences to the great leader and friend, Raúl Castro, we firmly hold his hands; we hug the people of Cuba, its struggling party and the State of liberty and social justice.
Comrade Fidel, I lost my friend and my historic comrade; farewell, farewell, and forever on the path of national liberation, social justice and socialism".
Central Information Bureau
Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine
November 28, 2016