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Wednesday, 5 April, 2000, 11:19 GMT 12:19 UK
In pictures: The battle for Elian
The legal battle for custody of the shipwrecked Cuban boy Elian Gonzalez has provoked strong emotions both in Cuba and among the Cuban exile community in Miami.


Elian Gonzalez in the glare of media attention


Cuban exiles are determined that Elian will remain in the US


Some believe that Elian's arrival in Florida was a miracle


Miami's Cuban community brought out Cuban and US flags


A human chain around the house where Elian is staying - to prevent his removal if the relatives lose their court case


There is talk of civil disobedience if the court orders Elian's return to Cuba


In Havana, the US Interests Section is processing visa applications by a Cuban delegation, including Elian's father


President Castro joined a protest led by students outside the US Interests Section

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