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Members of the Ladies in White have been detained in Havana and several other places in Cuba. Some remain in detention and the authorities have ...
Urgent Action AMR 25/022/2012
The Cuban authorities must either explain why they failed to release detainee Jorge Vázquez Chaviano as scheduled on 9 September or let him go ...
The latest arrest of a Cuban activist follows a pattern of harassment of political dissidents by the authorities.
Political activist José Daniel Ferrer García was released without charge in the early afternoon of 1 August following an arrest by police aimed at preventing ...
Urgent Action AMR 25/020/2012
Former prisoner of conscience José Daniel Ferrer García was arrested on 30 July in Cuba's eastern province of Holguín, and his whereabouts are now ...
Urgent Action AMR 25/019/2012
Cuban authorities arrested more than 40 activists as they attended the funeral of human rights activist Oswaldo Payá Sardiñas in the capital Havana.
The Cuban authorities' arrest and short-term detention of more than 40 activists as they paid their respects at the funeral of human rights activist Oswaldo ...
Ladies in White Niurka Luque Álvarez and Sonia Garro Alfonso, and Sonia's husband Ramón Alejandro Muñoz González, are believed to have been ...
Urgent Action AMR 25/018/2012
Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.
In Cuba, critics of the government have to find creative ways of ensuring their stories get out, as internet access is highly controlled.