U.S. sees surge of Cuban rafters
Likelihood of staying outweighs journey’s risk for some
Posted: August 16, 2014 at 3:04 a.m.
One early morning this April, Dairon Morera climbed onto a raft of aluminum tanks with 22 other people, revved up a Volvo car motor and pushed off the Cuban shore, joining a never-ending stream of islanders desperate to reach the United States.
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