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Faced with rare protests, Cuba curbs social media access, watchdog says

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By Sarah Marsh and Elizabeth Culliford HAVANA (Reuters) -Cuba has restricted access to social media and messaging platforms including Facebook and WhatsApp, global internet monitoring firm NetBlocks said on Tuesday, in the wake of the biggest anti-government protests in decades. Thousands of Cubans joined demonstrations throughout the Communist-run country on Sunday to protest https://www.reuters.com/world/americas/cubas-president-blames-discontent-us-sanctions-2021-07-12 against a deep economic crisis that has seen shortages of basic goods and power outages. They were also protesting against …

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