Former Cuban prisoner of conscience threatened by regime

The Castro regime has organized “rapid response brigades” armed with metal pipes and other weapons to threaten former Cuban prisoner of conscience Jose Daniel Ferrer Garcia. The Castro led mobs forced Ferrer Garcia to take refuge in a fellow opposition member’s home.

The Free Cuba Foundation has the report and Ferrer Garica’s urgent call for help:

Urgent: Jose Daniel Ferrer Garcia threatened with physical violence by regime agents

Please read below this important message received today. This is an URGENT matter and I encourage everyone to raise awareness on behalf of the dissident movement in Cuba.

Free Cuba Foundation is calling for an immediate cease and desists from threatening or assaulting Jose Daniel Ferrer Garcia or any activist within Cuba expressing their universal right to nonviolent resistance!

The following is a message sent by Luis Enrique Ferrer Garcia today after speaking with his brother Jose Daniel in Cuba. The text is both in English and the original Spanish and comes direct from Cuba’s opposition movement.

Jose Daniel Ferrer Garcia

Urgent Message from Luis Enrique Ferrer Garcia about his brother Jose Daniel:
Urgent, Jose Daniel Ferrer Garcia in imminent danger of being assaulted by members of the rapid response paramilitary brigades of the communist dictatorship of Cuba. In these moments he is at the home of Papito threatened by the paramilitaries armed with metal bars and other blunt objects. Led by the well known informer Roberto Gomez, a.k.a “Rondon.” Jose Daniel, one of the last two released from the [group of] the 75 and now under parole. After completing his call with me on the telephone from the home of Maximilian Sanchez (Papito), a brother in the struggle, he was on his way home. He could be attacked, if he has not already been. Please speak up for those who do not have a voice. Solidarity with this Cuban patriot. We await your statement. Forward!

Original message in the original language below:

Mensaje de Luis Enrique Ferrer Garcia sobre su hermano Jose Daniel: URGENTE,JOSE DANIEL FERRER GARCIA EN PELIGRO INMINENTE DE SER AGREDIDO POR MIEMBROS DE LAS PARAMILITARES BRIGADAS DE RESPUESTA RAPIDA DE LA DICTADURA COMUNISTA DE CUBA.EN ESTOS MOMENTOS ESTA EN CASA DE PAPITO AMENAZAD POR LOS PARAMILITARES ARMADOS DE B…ARRAS DE METAL Y OTROS OBJETOS CONTUNDENTE ,LOS ENCABEZA EL RECONOCIDO CHIVATON ROBE…RTO GOMEZ, ALIAS RONDON.JOSE DANIEL, UNO DE LOS DOS ULTIMOS EXCARCELADOS DE LOS 75, BAJO LICENCIA EXTRAPENAL,DESPUES DE TERMINAR DE HABLAR TELEFONICAMENTE CONMIGO DESDE LA CASA DE MAXIMILIANO SANCHEZ(PAPITO),HERMANO DE LUCHA ,SE DIRIGIRA A SU HOGAR. PUEDE SER ATACADO ,SI ES QUE YA NO LO HA SIDO. LEVANTEN LA VOZ POR LOS QUE NO TIENEN VOZ.SOLIDARIDAD CON ESTE PATRIOTA CUBANO.ESPERAMOS POR TU PRONUNCIAMIENTO .ADELANTE.