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Cuba: Fear of ill-treatment/legal concern

, Index number: AMR 25/003/2005

Political activist Néstor Rodríguez Lobaina, who began a six-year sentence on politically motivated charges in 2000, is facing a further trial which Amnesty International fears could be unfair and lead to his sentence being extended by four years. Amnesty International considers him a prisoner of conscience, imprisoned solely for exercising his right to freedom of expression and association, and believes the new charges against him are fabricated.

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