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

Nearly 50 Ladies in White violently arrested as Cuba’s State Security lays 3-day siege on headquarters

This past weekend, the headquarters of the peaceful Cuban opposition group the Ladies in White was under siege for three days by Cuban State Security agents of the apartheid Castro regime. The siege of the organization’s headquarters in Havana began on Thursday and continued through Sunday to prevent the activists from peacefully marching on the … Read more

Cuba’s apartheid regime arrests 40 Ladies in White, sabotages water supply to their headquarters

Yet another Sunday of brutal repression against Cuba’s peaceful opposition group the Ladies in White as forty women were violently arrested by Cuban State Security agents. In fact, it was the 97th Sunday of violence against the women as they attempted to carry out the 97th Sunday of the #TodosMarchamos (We all march) campaign, a … Read more

Thirty Ladies in White and a foreign journalist arrested in Cuba during another Sunday of violent repression

Reports from Cuba indicate that 30 Ladies in White were violently arrested yesterday by Cuban State Security forces as they attempted to attend church services and carry out their weekly peaceful protest march. It is also being reported that a foreign journalist who was attempting to record the Castro regime’s weekly violence was also arrested … Read more

Violent repression in Cuba as 50 Ladies in White are arrested in another Sunday of oppression

This weekend, the Havana headquarters of the peaceful opposition group the Ladies in White was once again surrounded by Cuban State Security thugs. And as they have done on the previous 94 Sundays of the #TodosMarchamos (We all march) protest campaign, the thugs of Cuba’s apartheid dictatorship violently attacked and arrested the women and other … Read more

Apartheid Cuban regime violently arrests 30 Ladies in White during Sunday peaceful protest march

This past Sunday marked the 94th peaceful protest march of the Todos Marchamos (We all march) campaign. It also marked the 94th Sunday of violent repression and arrests of peaceful human rights and democracy activists by the apartheid Castro regime. This is what “change” in Cuba looks like. Via Diario de Cuba (my translation): Cuban … Read more

Reports from Cuba: Government prohibits Berta Soler from leaving Cuba

14yMedio reports from Havana via Translating Cuba: The Government Prohibits Berta Soler From Leaving Cuba This Tuesday, the Cuban government prevented Berta Soler, leader of the Ladies in White movement, from traveling outside the country because of an unpaid fine for for an alleged infraction “against public adornment.” Meanwhile, the authorities accuse her of having … Read more

On anniversary of Cuba’s Black Spring, 45 Ladies in White beaten and arrested

This past Sunday, which was the 14th anniversary of Cuba’s Black Spring, State Security agents of the apartheid Castro dictatorship came out in full force. Thugs dispatched by the Cuban regime beat peaceful protestors and arrested 45 Ladies in White. The anniversary of the Black Spring is an important event for the Ladies in White … Read more

More than 50 Ladies in White arrested in Cuba yesterday as they tried to attend church services

While the media is busy reporting on the latest tourist attractions Americans can enjoy in apartheid Cuba, the brutally repressive Castro dictatorship continues to terrorize the island’s dissidents. Yesterday, more than 50 Ladies in White were arrested by Cuban State Security agents when they attempted to attend church services. For 92 consecutive Sundays of the … Read more