Apparently "weed never die". And the Cuban/Venezuelan Governments affair continues...
Cuba's Castro looks healthy in new video : http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20070922/ap_on_re_la_am_ca/cuba_castro
"Fidel continues to recuperate. It's a productive recuperation as we can see in the press," said Lage, apparently referring to the publication in state newspapers of Castro's "Reflections of the Commander in Chief."
Also Friday, Foreign Minister Felipe Perez Roque said that "Fidel is recovering with discipline and I think that he's having a productive work period --- reading, studying, writing and keeping up with and participating in the country's principal decisions."
In Venezuela, ally President Hugo Chavez started a speech with an announcement that Castro was speaking on Cuban state television. "A long life to Fidel and the Cuban revolution," he shouted.
Earlier while traveling in Brazil, Chavez said Castro was "close to death" but underwent several operations and has regained weight.
Castro had "three operations, and he's 81, imagine that. They changed almost all the blood with transfusions. Fidel is alive because he is Fidel," Chavez said. "