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Thursday, June 21, 2007
Vilma: The Death of a Heroine
Mariela Castro is comforted by her brother Alejandro Castro, before a private gathering in honor of their late mother and wife of Cuba's acting President Raul Castro, Vilma Espin Guillois, one of the nation's most politically powerful women, in Havana's Karl Marx Theater, Tuesday, June 19, 2007. Guillois died June 18, 2007, at age 77. (AP Photo/ Adalberto Roque, Pool)