Eight Cuban National Ballet dancers defect to the U.S.

By Agence France-Presse
Monday, June 9, 2014 20:28 EDT
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Cuban ballerinas perform on the 60th Anniversary of the Cuban National Ballet in Havana on Oct. 28, 2008 [AFP]
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Eight dancers defect from Cuba’s National Ballet (via AFP)

A group of eight dancers with Cuba’s prestigious National Ballet defected to the United States after an event in Puerto Rico, the father of one of the dancers said Monday. “We know there are eight dancers who decided to leave the company and not return…

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