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Cuba: Human rights activists detained in Cuba
25 September 2012

Members of the Ladies in White have been detained in Havana and several other places in Cuba. Some remain in detention and the authorities have ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/022/2012

Cuba must say why they are holding Jorge Vázquez Chaviano ...
14 September 2012

The Cuban authorities must either explain why they failed to release detainee Jorge Vázquez Chaviano as scheduled on 9 September or let him go ...

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Cuba must stop 'cat-and-mouse game' with political activists ...
2 August 2012

The latest arrest of a Cuban activist follows a pattern of harassment of political dissidents by the authorities.

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Cuba: Further information: Political activist released without ...
2 August 2012

Political activist José Daniel Ferrer García was released without charge in the early afternoon of 1 August following an arrest by police aimed at preventing ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/020/2012

Cuba: Political activist arrested: José Daniel Ferrer García
1 August 2012

Former prisoner of conscience José Daniel Ferrer García was arrested on 30 July in Cuba's eastern province of Holguín, and his whereabouts are now ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/019/2012

Cuba: Protesters detained without charge
18 July 2012

Ladies in White Niurka Luque Álvarez and Sonia Garro Alfonso, and Sonia's husband Ramón Alejandro Muñoz González, are believed to have been ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/018/2012

Report 2012: No longer business as usual for tyranny and ...
24 May 2012

Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.

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Cuba: Further information: Government critic released to await ...
1 May 2012

Government critic Andrés Carrión Álvarez has been released from prison, to await trial on trumped up charges.

Urgent Action       AMR 25/017/2012

Cuba: Prisoner freed, if gives up political activism: José Daniel ...
1 May 2012

Prisoner of conscience José Daniel Ferrer García has been released, on condition that he gives up his political activism: he has been told that if he does ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/016/2012

Cuba: Further information: Cuban prisoner of conscience still ...
13 April 2012

Cuban government critic José Daniel Ferrer García has been detained without charge for more than 10 days. Amnesty International considers him to ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/015/2012