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A government critic has been detained, apparently without charge, for more than a week for peacefully expressing his right to freedom of expression.
Urgent Action AMR 25/013/2012
The authorities have arrested 43 government critics in the province of Santiago de Cuba. This is a clear attempt to crush the emerging peaceful dissident movement ...
Urgent Action AMR 25/012/2012
A Cuban couple have been detained on trumped up charges in response to taking part in peaceful protests which criticise the government. They are prisoners of conscience ...
Urgent Action AMR 25/010/2012
The Cuban government wages a permanent campaign of harassment and short-term detentions of political opponents to stop them from demanding respect for civil and ...
Report AMR 25/007/2012
Two brothers are currently serving prison sentences in Cuba for politically motivated offences. They are prisoners of conscience, detained solely for peacefully ...
Urgent Action AMR 25/011/2012
José Daniel Ferrer García, who was detained on 21 February, was released without charge on 24 February.
Urgent Action AMR 25/006/2012
Former prisoner of conscience José Daniel Ferrer García's whereabouts are unknown following his alleged arrest in central Havana, Cuba, on 21 February.
Urgent Action AMR 25/005/2012
Following the Cuban authorities´ refusal to grant Cuban blogger Yoani Sánchez permission to travel to Brazil to attend a documentary screening on freedom of ...
Urgent Action AMR 25/004/2012
Cuban authorities have refused blogger Yoani Sánchez permission to travel to Brazil to attend a documentary screening on freedom of expression. Amnesty International ...
Urgent Action AMR 25/003/2012
Cuban blogger Yoani Sánchez has been barred from leaving Cuba 19 times in the last four years.