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Cuba's journey from rock labor brigades to the Rolling Stones

Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones stand together after landing in Havana. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones stand together after landing in Havana. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones stand together after landing in Havana. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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(L-R) Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones talk with the media after landing in Havana, March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

(L-R) Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones talk with the media after landing in Havana, March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

(L-R) Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones talk with the media after landing in Havana, March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones walk down stairs after landing in Havana. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones walk down stairs after landing in Havana. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones walk down stairs after landing in Havana. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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(L-R) Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones stand together after landing in Havana. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

(L-R) Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones stand together after landing in Havana. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

(L-R) Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones stand together after landing in Havana. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones talks to the media after landing in Havana, March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones talks to the media after landing in Havana, March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones talks to the media after landing in Havana, March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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People chat next to a banner with the symbol of British band Rolling Stones, who will perform at a free outdoor concert on March 25, in Havana March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

People chat next to a banner with the symbol of British band Rolling Stones, who will perform at a free outdoor concert on March 25, in Havana March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

People chat next to a banner with the symbol of British band Rolling Stones, who will perform at a free outdoor concert on March 25, in Havana March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
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A man wears a t-shirt with a logo of the band Rolling Stones, outside the venue of the Stones' free outdoor concert on March 25 at Ciudad Deportiva de la Habana sports complex, in Havana March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A man wears a t-shirt with a logo of the band Rolling Stones, outside the venue of the Stones' free outdoor concert on March 25 at Ciudad Deportiva de la Habana sports complex, in Havana March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A man wears a t-shirt with a logo of the band Rolling Stones, outside the venue of the Stones' free outdoor concert on March 25 at Ciudad Deportiva de la Habana sports complex, in Havana March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
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