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Cuban government supporters confront dissidents


Hundreds of Cuban government supporters have confronted opposition marches in Havana being held to mark Human Rights Day.

Government supporters screaming insults broke up two small groups of dissidents marching through Havana.

They also targeted a UK diplomat, Chris Stimpson, who was monitoring events, surrounding and banging on his car.

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