Tayseer Khaled, a member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization, member of the Political Bureau of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine wrote on his page in the social networking sites (Facebook and Twitter) in the departure of the historic leader Fidel Castro, saying:
“Socialist Republic of Cuba entered the midnight of last night mourning on the departure of a great man, the commandant Fidel has gone at the age of 90 years.
Fidel Castro was born in 1926, he had the power in Cuba after the revolution overthrew the government of Fulgencio Batista, and he continued as a President of the Socialist Republic of Cuba until 2008.
Fidel Castro is a historical figure led his country on the path of liberation, progress and social justice, defying US administrations plots and cruel blockade, which was imposed on his country for more than 50 years.
One of the greatest achievements of this historic leader at the forefront of the revolution in his country, end the illiteracy, it was announced a year after the 1959 revolution that he will end illiteracy in the country during a year, and actually achieved this great achievement in 1961”.