Cuban opposition candidate Hildebrando Chaviano walking beside image of revolutionary leader Che Guevara before casting his vote
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Cuban opposition men concede defeat in local polls

The first opposition candidates in decades to stand in a Cuban election have conceded defeat.

The two men - a lawyer and a member of a banned political party - were taking part in municipal elections.

A win by either would have been historically significant in Cuba's one-party state.

Bill Hayton reports.

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