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A municipal worker sweeps the floor in front of a mural depicting Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro (L) and Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega at Cuba square in Managua on November 26, 2016, the day after Castro died. (AFP PHOTO / INTI OCON)

PHOTOS: World reactions to the death of Castro

With a history as complex as former Cuban leader Fidel Castro, it is no wonder reactions to his death have been mixed. A hero to some – a brutal dictator to others – here are images from around the world following his passing.

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Cuba’s Fidel Castro dead at 90

Former President Fidel Castro, who led a rebel army to improbable victory in Cuba, embraced Soviet-style communism and defied the power of 10 U.S. presidents during his half century rule, has died at age 90.

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GITMO: Where does it stand?

Closing down Guantanamo Bay was one of U.S. President Barack Obama’s campaign pledges in 2008. Eight years later, the facility remains open. What happens to it – and the 60 detainees who remain – could be determined by his successor.

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XINJIANG: Through our eyes

In the final episode of our special series, our reporter Han Bin wraps up his journey to Xinjiang, and provides his perspectives, through our lenses and interviews.