Miami demonstrators block highway to support Cuban protests

A Cuban exile waves a Cuban flag Tuesday 13, 2021 in Miami. Demonstrators expressing solidarity with the thousands of Cubans who waged a rare weekend of protests around their island nation shut down a stretch of a major South Florida expressway Tuesday. (Pedro Portal/Miami Herald via AP) Demonstrators sit on the median separating the north and south bound lanes of the Palmetto Expressway, Tuesday, July 13, 2021, in Miami. The demonstrators voiced support for Cubans, who had taken to the streets of several communities around the communist nation on Sunday to air grievances over poor economic conditions, among other complaints. (AP Photo/Marta Lavandier) Demonstrators walk on both lanes of the Palmetto Expressway, Tuesday, July 13, 2021, in Miami. The demonstrators, many of them Cuban exiles, expressed support for Cubans, who had taken to the streets of several communities around the communist nation on Sunday to air grievances over poor economic conditions, among other complaints. (AP Photo/Marta Lavandier) Demonstrators walk onto the southbound Palmetto Expressway to join a large group on the northbound lanes, Tuesday, July 13, 2021, in Miami. Demonstrators are protesting in solidarity with the thousands of Cubans who waged a rare weekend of protests around their island nation again the communist regime. (AP Photo/Marta Lavandier) Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks to listens to another speaker at a news conference following a round table on Cuba, Tuesday, July 13, 2021, at the American Museum of the Cuban Diaspora in Miami. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell) Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks to journalists following a round table on Cuba, Tuesday, July 13, 2021, at the American Museum of the Cuban Diaspora in Miami.(AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)