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
(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
(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
The Cuban regime is one of the worst offenders of religious liberty in the Western Hemisphere. Two months ago, the Global Liberty Alliance (GLA) received disturbing reports about a series of anti-Semitic attacks against a Sephardic Jewish family in Camagüey, Cuba. After Havana, Camagüey is Cuba's third-largest city and is located in the central part … Continue reading The Global Liberty Alliance Defends Jewish Family in Cuba from the Regime’s Anti-Semitic Attacks
(Alexandria, Virginia) Yesterday Global Liberty Alliance Chief Counsel Jason Poblete met with officials with one of the leading human rights lawyer groups in Nicaragua, the Permanent Commission of Human Rights, better known by its Spanish acronym, the CPDH. CPDH Director Marcos Carmona, Esq. and CPDH Executive Director Denis Darce, Esq. are in Washington, D.C. this … Continue reading Repression Continues in Nicaragua, GLA Meets With Nicaraguan Lawyers
In response to a request from Cuban civil society and religious leaders a few weeks ago, the Global Liberty Alliance sent a letter of information to ICT industry leaders and U.S. policymakers to raise awareness about alleged weaponization of ICT tools in Cuba. The matter was brought to the Global Liberty Alliance’s attention by a … Continue reading GLA Letter to ICT Industry Leaders on Alleged Weaponization of ICT Technology in Cuba
The following story was published in La Prensa on September 26, 2018. The original publication can be found here. En agenda de esta comisión está el debate y votación de la Ley de Derechos Humanos y Anticorrupción de Nicaragua, S. 3233, presentada por el líder demócrata en ese Comité, Bob (Robert) Menéndez. Este miércoles inicia … Continue reading La Prensa: Régimen de Daniel Ortega y Rosario Murillo bajo crítica en el Senado estadounidense
According to a story in McClatchy News, Trump administration officials recently met with Venezuelan opposition members "to urge the White House to sanction Nicaragua and a company whose joint venture they say is helping to prop up the government in Caracas, according to multiple sources familiar with the conversations." Read more here. If Venezuelan opposition leaders are … Continue reading White House considers Nicaragua sanctions for Venezuela links
Roberto Bendaña, U.S. citizen and civil society advocate, responds to the current situation in Nicaragua and discusses The NICA Act. For more information about Mr. Bendaña's case, go here. Information on The NICA Act can be found here.
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