Dissidents fear being left in cold by US-Cuba thaw

Cuban dissidents and members of the Ladies in White human rights group protest against the reopening of the US embassy in the island, in a park of Havana, on August 9, 2015Anti-American protests in Cuba are nothing new. Some 90 dissidents were arrested Sunday at a protest against the reopening of the US embassy in Havana. The protest underscored the anxiety of the opposition movement as Secretary of State John Kerry prepares to visit Cuba on Friday to officially reopen the US embassy and fly the American flag over the building for the first time since January 3, 1961.

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