Cuban Prisoners Defenders Bars 400
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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.

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Posted in Detentions Freedom of expression Freedom of Speech Political Prisoners Prisoners Defenders Report Repression

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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Cuban Prisoners Defenders Bars 400
Posted in Cuban Prisoners Defenders Political Prisoners Prisoners Defenders Repression Sin categoría United Nations

United Nations calls for the immediate release of 7 more political prisoners from the list of Prisoners Defenders

They are Aymara Nieto Muñoz, Eliecer Bandera Barreras, Humberto Rico Quiala, José Antonio Pompa López, Melkis Faure Hechevarría, Mitzael Díaz Paseiro and Silverio Portal Contreras….

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Cuban Prisoners Defenders Bars 400
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Repression intensifies in Cuba like never in years: 8 new convicts of conscience in jail

Leer en PDF (ESPAÑOL) / Read in PDF (ENGLISH) PRISONERS DEFENDERS UPDATES ITS LIST OF POLITICAL PRISONERS AS OF MAY 4, 2020… From the 134…

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#SOSPresosPoliticosCuba
Posted in Cuban Prisoners Defenders José Daniel Ferrer Political Prisoners Prisoners Defenders Repression

SOS FOR ALL CUBAN POLITICAL PRISONERS AND THEIR FAMILIES

Serious and urgent communication from the Patriotic Union of Cuba: Santiago de Cuba, April 11, 2020. As we all know, in the already too long…

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Prisoners Defenders
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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

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Posted in Cuban doctors Cuban Prisoners Defenders Médicos de Cuba Naciones Unidas Prisoners Defenders Report Repression United Nations

INSTITUTIONAL STATEMENT

REGARDING SLAVERY IN THE INTERNATIONALIZATION MISSIONS OF CUBA TO FACE DISINFORMATION DRAWN BY THE CUBAN REGIME AFFECTING PRISONERS DEFENDERS, THE OAS, THE GOVERNMENT OF BRAZIL,…

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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) From the 127, (see list)…

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Posted in Cuban Prisoners Defenders Detentions José Daniel Ferrer Political Prisoners Report Repression

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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OHCHR - Oficina del Alto Comisionado para los Derechos Humanos de las Naciones Unidas
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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.

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