iOS app Android app

Miguel áNgel Moratinos

Cuban Hunger Striker Suspends Fast for Prisoner Release, Waits for Regime to Act (PHOTOS)

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Minutes before taking his first drink of water, Farinas wrote out a statement announcing the suspension of his strike, a suspension that will become final if the government fulfills its promise of freeing the prisoners.

Cuba Agrees To Free A Third Of Its Political Prisoners

New York Times | MARC LACEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY -- The Cuban government on Wednesday released five political prisoners and agreed to set 47 others free in the coming months, a dramatic m...