Castro regime continues violence against Ladies in White and their supporters

Rapid response brigade and State Security outside the home of opposition leaders Aimeé Garcés, vice president of FLAMUR and her husband Julio César Valcárcel Ballester

Rapid response brigades outside the home of opposition leaders Aimeé Garcés, vice president of FLAMUR, and her husband Julio César Valcárcel Ballester

The Castro dictatorship’s brutal repression and violent attacks against the Ladies in White and other women members of the Ladies in Support in Cuba continued over the weekend. Net for Cuba International is reporting that over this past weekend, State Security agents and violent rapid response brigades were dispatched to the homes of women opposition members as well as men to harass, attack and intimidate the opposition.

In all, almost thirty opposition members, mostly women, were detained by the Castro police, and 10 opposition members received violent beatings by the political police and their rapid response brigades.

Aftermath of attack by Castro State Security and their Rapid Response Brigades