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Tag Results for "Cuban Commission On Human Rights And National Reconciliation"

Cuban Dissident Ends Hunger Strike as Arrests Double in August

Cuban dissident Jorge Cervantes, who has been in police custody since Aug. 22, ended the hunger strike he has been pursuing for 13 days to demand his release, his mother told Efe on Tuesday. "The family asked him for the favor of suspending the (hunger) strike because he would be one more casualty," Alba Verdecia said by telephone from her house in Las Tunas, 690 kilometers (428 miles) east of Havana. continue reading »

Human Rights Group Reports Over 400 Arbitrary Arrests in Cuba last May

The opposition Cuban Commission on Human Rights and National Reconciliation reported Thursday that at least 423 arbitrary arrests were made for political reasons in May of this year. continue reading »