Ileana Ros Lehtinen: Massive Crackdown in Cuba With The Unjust Arrests of Antunez, Yris Perez Aguilera, Berta Soler, Angel Moya, and Dozens More

From the offices of U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL): Jun 11, 2014 Massive Crackdown in Cuba With The Unjust Arrests of Antunez, Yris Perez Aguilera, Berta Soler, Angel Moya, and Dozens More, Says Ros-Lehtinen “The only thing that totalitarian thugs in Havana are interested in is prolonging their stay in power and continuing to deny … Read more

Almost 200 peaceful dissidents violently arrested in Cuba by State Security forces of U.S.-backed Castro dictatorship

As human rights and democracy activists in Cuba attempted to carry out the 48th Sunday of peaceful protest marches in the #TodosMarchamos (We all march) campaign, Cuba’s brutally repressive Castro dictatorship unleashed its 48th Sunday of violence and brutality against them. On Saturday, 148 peaceful dissidents were arrested and on Sunday, more than fifty dissidents, … Read more

Cuba’s U.S.-backed dictatorship launches massive dissident crackdown on Easter Sunday, violently arrests hundreds of protestors

Just one week after Obama’s Hope and Change visit to Cuba where the president solidified U.S. support for the island’s apartheid dictatorship, State Security forces of the Castro regime launched a massive island-wide crackdown of dissidents, brutally attacking and arresting hundreds of peaceful protestors. As the #TodosMarchamos (We all march) human rights campaign celebrated the … Read more

Over 50 activists violently arrested in Cuba by U.S.-backed regime on 44th Sunday of repression

Although President Obama’s visit is just a couple of weeks away, Cuba’s apartheid dictatorship was not about to allow its preparations for the presidential visit to get in the way of cracking some dissident skulls. Yesterday’s 44th march of the #TodosMarchamos peaceful protest campaign was met with the 44th Sunday of violent repression and arrests. … Read more

Reports from Cuba: Seven of eleven former Black Spring prisoners allowed to travel for ‘good behavior’

14yMedio in Translating Cuba: Seven of Eleven Former Black Spring Prisoners Allowed to Travel for “Good Behavior” Former prisoners of the Black Spring Martha Beatriz Roque and Arnaldo Lauzurique received from the authorities “a unique opportunity to travel,” Roque informed 14ymedio this Monday, adding that today she will begin the paperwork to apply for a … Read more

Obama’s impetuous visit to apartheid Cuba guarantees more violent repression on the island

Cuba’s courageous human rights and democracy activists will pay a heavy and bloody price for Obama’s capricious and impetuous vacation in apartheid Cuba. ¡Gracias, Obama! The Editorial Board of the New York Post: Obama’s Cuba trip guarantees another Castro crackdown President Obama says he’s headed to Cuba next month to “advance our progress” and increase … Read more