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Castro allies attack women at Cuban shrine

Catholic World News - July 27, 2011

A group of Cuban women were roughed up and humiliated at a Catholic shrine last week, apparently because of their protests against the Castro regime.

The Ladies in White, a group formed by wives of political prisoners, was harrassed by Castro supporters during a visit to the shrine of Our Lady of Charity of Cobre.

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