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By Leo Byrne, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The visit of Cuba’s most renowned dissident in recent years, blogger Yoani María Sánchez Cordero was the center of a mild furore outside of Brazil’s National Congress yesterday. Sympathizers of the Cuban Government made their displeasure with Sánchez known, while supporters, journalists and security all added to tumult.

The famous dissident’s visit has been igniting controversy since her arrival on Monday in Pernambuco, where a group of protesters greeted her at the Recife airport with shouts of ‘CIA agent’ and ‘sell out’.

Sánchez was . . .

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