Senate Majority Leader Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) breaks as he speaks during the new conference soon after party policy lunchtime meeting at the Oughout.S. Capitol in Wa, U.S. December 16, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.Verts. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Friday that Fidel Castro’s passing was an opportunity for this Cuban government to “transform the page for your good of the Cuban people today,” adding that mobility and democracy were overdue in the country.
“While Fidel Castro is dead, sadly the tyranny that was the hallmark of his period is not,” McConnell, a The state of kentucky Republican, said in a record.
(Reporting by Idrees Ali, Croping and editing by W Simon)