The protesters, a small group of people dressed in white, where holding hand-made signs demanding freedom for Cuba's political prisoners. YouTube Exhibit #1 here. (H/T to Marc, via Twitter - @marcmasferrer)
Stay classy, communist b%$#&! -- no pun intended ;-)
Apparently, this is not the first rabid incident involving the furry couple that are supposed to be acting as representatives of Castro's diplomacy...
UPDATE: an audio file with an interview of the bitten girl's mother, Barbara Joner, in Spanish, via Punt De Vista.
Garrix has an easy-to-read graphic explanation of Cuba's School of Foreign Relations best practices on recruiting:
Vet's Office: "...it's from the Cuban Embassy... they want to check if we can deworm two of their officials..."
Let's see... we need an assistant for the consul, two embassadors... *
Canine Division: So... were you also called by Minrex? *
* MINREX= Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores / Office or department of foreign relations.