Cuban Prisoners Defenders Bars 400

July 2020: 5 new political prisoners and two more IACHR’s condemnations to Cuba

This July we have incorporated 5 new Convicts of Conscience to a total of 132. 43 new Convicts of Conscience have been added only in the last 11 months.

CUBA ESTABLISHES THE LEGISLATIVE STANDARDIZATION OF THE REPRESSION OF FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION AND PRISONERS DEFENDERS DENOUNCES IT IN THE UNITED NATIONS

Prisoners Defenders, in consortium with the Independent Trade Union Association of Cuba (ASIC), San Isidro Movement, UNPACU, Instituto Patmos and Corriente Martiana, denounces in the United Nations the process of persecution of hundreds of cases for freedom of expression, in a new pattern of legislative normalization of the repression of freedom of expression. The regime has already carried out between 500 and 1,000 processes of threat and/or punishment of civilians, officials, self-employed, artists, journalists and civil society activists to curtail freedom of expression in Cuba in the field of the Internet, the only one that escaped in some small measure at its control. A sample of 33 cases have been reported.

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3 new political prisoners in March make 128 condemned among the opposition in Cuba

3 new political prisoners in March make 128 condemned among the opposition in Cuba. Yanier Joubert Cisneros (UNPACU), Luis Manuel Otero Alcántara (artist) and Omar Portieles Camejo (UNPACU) joined PD’s list of political prisoners in March

127 convicted among the opposition in Cuba and the farce trial of Ferrer corner the «regime»

Cuban Prisoners Defenders’ report, March 2, 2020: PRISONERS DEFENDERS UPDATES ITS LIST OF POLITICAL PRISONERS… ESPAÑOL (PDF) / ENGLISH (PDF)…

X-ray of an injustice: the trial of José Daniel Ferrer

Prisoners Defenders can highlight that the trial has been a farce of the State Security where all actors, by action or omission, have been part of the unfair and political imprisonment

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United Nations condemns the imprisonment of political prisoners in Cuba and targets the Criminal Code and the lack of independence of lawyers

The first three cases reviewed are that of Josiel Guía Piloto, Iván Amaro Hidalgo and Marbel Mendoza Reyes, in a new resolution of the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention, which comes to endorse and extend the resolution of the case of Roberto de Jesús Quiñones Haces.

Cuban Prisoners Defenders Bars 400

Cuba suma 3 nuevos presos de conciencia en diciembre

Los nuevos presos políticos son: Luis Enrique Santos Caballero (Movimiento Opositor Juventud Despierta), Leudys Reyes Cuza (FACOZT) y Yeusandro Ochoa…

Euro-parliamentarians from 4 political groups join for José Daniel Ferrer

AFTER A FIRST LETTER THAT WAS NEVER ANSWERED BY CUBA… Madrid, 11/20/2019. 13 MEPs from 4 European Parliament political formations…

Amnistía Internacional alerta sobre torturas a José Daniel Ferrer

Amnistía Internacional hizo un llamamiento y exigió una acción urgente en favor de José Daniel Ferrer, detenido por más de 43 días en estos momentos: https://www.amnesty.org/es/documents/amr25/1389/2019/es/

«We want to disappear Ferrer to end the opposition in Cuba»

That’s what an agent of the Cuban G2 confessed to Roilán Zárraga’s sister. PD denounced the case of Roilán before…