Latin Americans Want Cuban 5 Free

0 Havana, Jun 5. – Students from the Latin American School of Medicine demanded in this capital the immediate return of the five Cuban antiterrorist fighters unjustly held in U.S. prisons since 1998. Antonio Guerrero, Fernando Gonzalez, Ramon Labañino, Rene Gonzalez and Gerardo Hernandez were sentenced to long prison terms for gathering information about terrorist actions against Cuba planned by

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Important Workers’ Union in US Discusses Cuban 5 Cases

1 Washington, Jun 4. – The International Committee to Free the Five said on Monday that the cases of the five Cuban antiterrorist fighters was analyzed in Denver, in the United States, during the Convention of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU). The presence of this issue in the SEIU National Convention was a step forward in the struggle to

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French Activists: Free the Cuban 5

0 Paris, May 4. – Jacqueline Roussie, a member of the French Committee to Free the Five, sent a letter to U.S. President Barack Obama demanding the immediate release of the five Cuban antiterrorist fighters unjustly held in U.S. prisons. In her letter, Roussie recalled that in 2005, the UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention considered illegal the arrests of

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Costa Ricans Highlight Antiterrorist’s Permission to Travel to Cuba

2 San Jose, Mar 21. – The Costa Rican Committee of Solidarity with Cuba on Wednesday highlighted the permission granted to Rene Gonzalez, one of the five Cuban antiterrorist fighters unjustly held in U.S. prisons, to travel to his country. Federal Judge Joan A. Lenard granted the permission, by virtue of which Gonzalez can travel to Havana for two weeks

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Cuban Jurist Calls for Solidarity with the Five

0 Santo Domingo, Feb 9. – Renowned Cuban jurist Rodolfo Davalos called on Dominicans to support with evidence the demand for the release of five Cuban antiterrorist fighters unjustly held in U.S. prisons. During a ceremony at the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo, Cuban Ambassador Alexis Bandrich referred to the work, profession, age and family of the Five, as they

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French Mayor Demands Release of Cuban Five

0 Paris, Jan 13. -Francoise Baud, the mayor of the French commune of Valenton, condemned the unjust imprisonment of five Cuban antiterrorist fighters and demanded their immediate release.Speaking at a rally in Valenton, Baud and Alain Girard, secretary of the French Communist Party, called on participants to write a letter to U.S. President Barack Obama to demand the release of

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U.S. Religious Leader Visits Cuba

2 Havana, Nov 30. -U.S. religious leader Michael Kinnamon is carrying out an extensive agenda in this capital, including a meeting with relatives of the five Cuban antiterrorist fighters condemned to long sentences in the United States.Regarding the case of Gerardo Hernandez, Rene Gonzalez, Ramon Labañino, Antonio Guerrero and Fernando Gonzalez, sentenced after infiltrating violent groups working in Miami with

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European, LatAm Legislators: Free the Cuban 5

1 Brussels, Nov 24. -Left-wing European and Latin American legislators demanded in this city to the United States the unconditional and immediate release of the five Cuban antiterrorist fighters unjustly held in that northern nation.In a release issued on the occasion of the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly, Eurolat, legislators denounced the situation of Gerardo Hernandez, Ramon Labañino, Antonio Guerrero y

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Angolan Leader Meets Cuban 5 Relatives

1 Havana, Nov 22. -The president of the National Assembly of Angola, Antonio Paulo Kassoma, on Tuesday meets with relatives of the five Cuban antiterrorist fighters unjustly held in the United States, as part of his official visit to Cuba.Gerardo Hernandez, Ramon Labañino, Antonio Guerrero and Fernando Gonzalez are currently serving harsh sentences ranging from 15 years to double life

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Legal Violations in Case of Cuban 5 Denounced

0 Moscow, Nov 3. -U.S. justice has violated its own laws and converted alleged incriminating evidences into secret material in the case of five Cuban antiterrorist fighters unjustly held in that northern nation, Olga Salanueva stated on Thursday.In remarks to Russia Today television channel in Spanish, Salanueva, wife of Rene Gonzalez, one of the Cuban Five, described the inhuman isolation

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