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Waiting in the Wings

INFOGRAPHIC: The loyal leaders who could be the next to rule Cuba

Both Raúl and Fidel Castro have looked beyond their graves. Over the past five years, the senior level in every segment of the Cuban government and armed forces has been purged of those viewed as insufficiently loyal to the revolution or the brothers; in their places are men—and a few women—who move, think, and breathe in lockstep with Raúl Castro and his inner circle of army generals.

You can read our full story on this here.

Here's a brief guide to the potential successors (mouse over each person to learn their story):