Human Rights in República de Cuba

Amnesty International  Report 2013

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Cuba: Further information: Human rights activists released in ...
2 October 2012

Between 24 and 26 September, all the Ladies in White who were detained between 21 and 24 September in Havana were released.

Urgent Action       AMR 25/023/2012

Cuba: Human rights activists detained in Cuba
25 September 2012

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

Cuba must say why they are holding Jorge Vázquez Chaviano ...
14 September 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 ...


Cuba must stop 'cat-and-mouse game' with political activists ...
2 August 2012

The latest arrest of a Cuban activist follows a pattern of harassment of political dissidents by the authorities.


Cuba: Further information: Political activist released without ...
2 August 2012

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

Cuba: Political activist arrested: José Daniel Ferrer García
1 August 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

Cuba: Dozens arrested at funeral of prominent rights activist ...
25 July 2012

Cuban authorities arrested more than 40 activists as they attended the funeral of human rights activist Oswaldo Payá Sardiñas in the capital Havana.


Amnesty International | Cuba: Dozens arrested at funeral of ...
25 July 2012

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 ...

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Cuba: Protesters detained without charge
18 July 2012

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

Report 2012: No longer business as usual for tyranny and ...
24 May 2012

Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.