One more Cuban sportsman defects. Handball player Rafael Capote was able to flee the team just before the start of the Panamerican Games of Rio do Janeiro and is believed to have found refuge in Sao Paolo. He’s demanding political asylum in Brazil.
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Cuban independent journalists Liannis Merino Aguilera and Guillermo Llanos Ricardo granted political asylum in the United States.Now the couple lives in Syracuse, NY along with their new-born child.