Martha Roque, a prominent member of the Cuban oppossition reports the sad news that dissident Juan Wilfredo Soto Garcia, a member of the Coalición Central Opositora (oposition group), has passed away tonight, in Santa Clara, Cuba!! Garcia died of respiratory failure as a result of a beating received at the hands of Cuban opressive state police. May he rest in peace! Listen to the report from Marta Roque. It's in Spanish, but it the source I have.
Known to his friends as "El Estudiante" (the student), Garcia was beaten by the Santa Clara police last Thursday and was hospitalized due to his injuries. A second recording from Cuba, confirms the death of Garcia.
Tomorrow is Mother's Day and another Cuban mother with weep the loss of her son....
Down with the embargo, long live the embargo
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