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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Sharp rise in harassment and attacks against activists and ...
22 March 2012

A new report documents a surge in harassment and detentions of dissidents in Cuba, including journalists and human rights activists, in the last year ...

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Cuba: Brothers arrested after listening to hip-hop
22 March 2012

Two brothers are currently serving prison sentences in Cuba for politically motivated offences. They are prisoners of conscience, detained solely for ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/011/2012

Cuba: Cuban couple detained for protest activities
22 March 2012

A Cuban couple have been detained on trumped up charges in response to taking part in peaceful protests which criticise the government. They are ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/010/2012

Cuba: Routine repression: Political short-term detentions and ...
22 March 2012

The Cuban government wages a permanent campaign of harassment and short-term detentions of political opponents to stop them from demanding ...

Report       AMR 25/007/2012

Cuba: Further information: José Daniel Ferrer Garcia released
28 February 2012

José Daniel Ferrer García, who was detained on 21 February, was released without charge on 24 February.

Urgent Action       AMR 25/006/2012

Cuba: Ex prisoner of conscience believed detained: José ...
23 February 2012

Former prisoner of conscience José Daniel Ferrer García's whereabouts are unknown following his alleged arrest in central Havana, Cuba, on 21 February ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/005/2012

Cuban authorities prevent activists from commemorating ...
23 February 2012

Authorities in Cuba are barring activists from participating in an event in Havana to mark the second anniversary of the death of a prisoner of conscience ...

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Amnesty International | Cuban authorities prevent activists ...
23 February 2012

Authorities in Cuba are preventing members of the women's organization “Ladies in White” from entering a building in downtown Havana for an event ...

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Cuba: Further Information: Screening postponed as blogger ...
10 February 2012

Following the Cuban authorities´ refusal to grant Cuban blogger Yoani Sánchez permission to travel to Brazil to attend a documentary screening on freedom ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/004/2012

Cuban blogger denied exit from country: Yoani Sánchez
7 February 2012

Cuban authorities have refused blogger Yoani Sánchez permission to travel to Brazil to attend a documentary screening on freedom of expression. Amnesty ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/003/2012