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Cuban hunger striker says ready to die if necessary

<p>Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas sits in the living room of his home in Santa Clara, central Cuba, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan</p>

Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas sits in the living room of his home in Santa Clara, central Cuba, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas sits in the living room of his home in Santa Clara, central Cuba, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

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<p>Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas shows his body to reporters during an interview at his home in Santa Clara, central Cuba, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan</p>

Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas shows his body to reporters during an interview at his home in Santa Clara, central Cuba, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas shows his body to reporters during an interview at his home in Santa Clara, central Cuba, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

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<p>Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas sits in the living room of his home in Santa Clara, central Cuba, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan</p>

Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas sits in the living room of his home in Santa Clara, central Cuba, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas sits in the living room of his home in Santa Clara, central Cuba, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

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