Tuesday, March 24, 2009

The Cuban Guitarrist and the Photographer are Free!

From Penultimos Dias there is imformacion that Ciro y Claudio, the guitarist and the photographer, have been set free and are back in Havana! The two were arrested early this week for attempting to visit Antunez, who has been in a hunger strike for the past months in protest for human right abuses by the Cuban communist regime.

Also liberated were, oposition leader Idania Yanes Contreras, who is pregnant. She is president of the "Coalición Central Opositora", (Central Opposition Coalition). She was set free on Monday, following two days of encarceration. Also freed were, Alcides Rivera Rodríguez, and activist Yuniesky García López. News confirmed by CUBAENCUENTRO.com.

2 comments:

Veronica Lodge said...

Glad to hear they are free

~Zurama~ said...

Yes, we are very relieved!! :D