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Cuba protests: Demonstrators block Florida highway in solidarity with Cuban protesters

CA, 15 Jul 2021
Demonstrators waving Cuban flags and calling for change on the Communist-run island turned out in droves throughout Florida on Tuesday, blocking highways and traffic in support of the wave of demonstrations in Cuba.

The South Florida demonstrators sought to bring awareness and support to the protests by thousands of Cubans on Sunday who denounced a deep economic crisis, shortages of basic goods and power outages in the largest showing of unrest in decades.

Protests were seen in Tampa, Hialeah Gardens, Orlando and the Miami area, which has long been home to the largest Cuban exile community and a focal point for anti-Castro sentiment.

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