JOSÉ DANIEL FERRER Y OTROS TRES ACTIVISTAS UNPACU BAJO ARRESTO DOMICILIARIO, NO A LIBERTAD (Spanish/ English)

El 3 de abril, el gobierno comunista de Cuba excarceló al activista de la oposición cubana José Daniel Ferrer, presidente de la Unión Patriótica de Cuba (“UNPACU” ), junto a tres también miembros de UNPACU Fernando González Vaillant, José Pupo Chaveco, and Roilan Zárraga Ferrer después de más de seis meses de prisión. Lea el … Continue reading JOSÉ DANIEL FERRER Y OTROS TRES ACTIVISTAS UNPACU BAJO ARRESTO DOMICILIARIO, NO A LIBERTAD (Spanish/ English)

HOMESCHOOLING MOTHER RELEASED FROM PRISON (English / Español)

Days After Cuba Closes Schools, Mother Serves Out Sentence for Homeschooling Today, March 27, 2020, Ayda Expósito Leyva, a Guantánamo pastor, wife of Pastor Ramón Rigal Rodríguez, and mother of two, was released from a yearlong prison sentence for having home-schooled her children. Her husband remains in prison until 2021. GLA is fighting against Cuba's … Continue reading HOMESCHOOLING MOTHER RELEASED FROM PRISON (English / Español)

GLA ANUNCIA COLABORACIÓN CON MOVIMIENTO CAMPESINO DE NICARAGUA

La Alianza por la Libertad Global (GLA) y el Movimiento Campesino de Nicaragua, liderado por Medardo Mairena Sequeira, anunciamos una colaboración. Juntos, estamos comprometidos con: fomentar el respeto a la dignidad humana,reivindicar los derechos de todo nicaragüense que sufra la opresión del régimen de Daniel Ortega y Rosario Murilloy luchar contra la persecución política y … Continue reading GLA ANUNCIA COLABORACIÓN CON MOVIMIENTO CAMPESINO DE NICARAGUA

U.S. COMMISSION NAMES CUBA AS TIER 2 RELIGIOUS FREEDOM ABUSER / CUBA NOMBRADA COMO VIOLADORA NIVEL 2 DE LIBERTAD RELIGIOSA

Caridad Diego, Head of Cuba's Office of Religious Affairs (religion police) since 1992. ... Jefa de la Oficina de Asuntos Religiosos, o policía de las religiones, desde 1992. (fuente: EcuRed) On March 10, the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) named Cuba as a Tier 2 violator of religious freedoms in its 2019 Annual … Continue reading U.S. COMMISSION NAMES CUBA AS TIER 2 RELIGIOUS FREEDOM ABUSER / CUBA NOMBRADA COMO VIOLADORA NIVEL 2 DE LIBERTAD RELIGIOSA

GLA ALERT: LADIES IN WHITE JAILED FOR 8 DAYS / ALERTA GLA: DAMAS DE BLANCO DETENIDAS POR 8 DÍAS

From March 6 to early March 14, 2020, two Ladies in White were detained and held in jail without cause, and prevented from having visitors. See below for more details: Desde el 6 hasta el 14 de marzo, dos Damas de Blanco fueron detenidas, encarceladas y alejadas de visitas, sin causa alguna. Véase el documento … Continue reading GLA ALERT: LADIES IN WHITE JAILED FOR 8 DAYS / ALERTA GLA: DAMAS DE BLANCO DETENIDAS POR 8 DÍAS

Cuba’s State Security Continues to Target Cuban Yorubas

Security Officials Threatened Free Yorubas, Said the Only God is Fidel Castro https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NEqtv58yEE0 Alexandria, Virginia - On March 11, the Association of Free Yorubas of Cuba (Asociación de Yorubas Libres de Cuba, or “Free Yorubas”) was again targeted by Cuban State Security. During the past few months, the Global Liberty Alliance has noticed an intimidation … Continue reading Cuba’s State Security Continues to Target Cuban Yorubas

Cuba’s Religious Police Continues Harassing and Intimidating the Association of Free Yorubas of Cuba

GLA Urges the United States to Impose Economic Sanctions on the Office of Religious Affairs (Washington, D.C.) On February 24, under the color of law, Cuban security services harassed Ms. Eliaisys Almeida Pavón, Head of Public Relations of the Association of Free Yorubas of Cuba (Asociación de Yorubas Libres de Cuba, or “Free Yorubas”), for … Continue reading Cuba’s Religious Police Continues Harassing and Intimidating the Association of Free Yorubas of Cuba

After Arbitrary Detention of U.S. President Medal of Freedom Recipient Dr. Oscar Elías Biscet, GLA Urges the U.S. Move Swiftly to Impose Sanctions on Cuba’s Religion Police

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Washington, DC - Early today 7 Cuban State Security officers entered the home in Havana, Cuba of U.S. Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Dr. Óscar Elías Biscet and his wife, Elsa Morejón. Dr. Biscet was released late this afternoon, after paying a fine of 500 CUP. “Dr. Biscet is no stranger to the regime’s brutal … Continue reading After Arbitrary Detention of U.S. President Medal of Freedom Recipient Dr. Oscar Elías Biscet, GLA Urges the U.S. Move Swiftly to Impose Sanctions on Cuba’s Religion Police

OAS Commission on Human Rights Warns Cuba: Cease Persecution of Jailed UNPACU Members

(Washington, D.C.) On Friday, February 14, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights of the Organization of American States advised the Global Liberty Alliance that it has granted Precautionary Measures in support of several members of a Cuban political opposition party, the Patriotic Union of Cuba better known by its Spanish acronym, UNPACU.  These are: Jose … Continue reading OAS Commission on Human Rights Warns Cuba: Cease Persecution of Jailed UNPACU Members

Cuban Resistance Leader’s Struggle for Liberty Highlighted at the National Prayer Breakfast

(Washington, D.C.) On February 6, 2020, Dr. Óscar Elías Biscet, Cuban human rights advocate and recipient of the U.S. Presidential Medal of Freedom, was featured at the National Prayer Breakfast. This annual celebration of faith, hosted by Members of the U.S. Congress and attended by U.S. Presidents since 1953, had over 4,000 people in attendance … Continue reading Cuban Resistance Leader’s Struggle for Liberty Highlighted at the National Prayer Breakfast