French Activist Moved by Gerardo Hernández’s Message

1 Paris, Dec 29 .- French activist Jacqueline Roussie was deeply moved today when she received a message from Gerardo Hernández, one of the Cuban men who were in US jails for fighting terrorism. Every month over the last six years, Roussie sent a letter to President Barack Obama to ask for the release of the five Cubans in US

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Canada Has New Committee to Free the Cuban Five

0 Ottawa, Sep 11.- Canadian activist Bill Ryan has initiated a new committee to demand the immediate and unconditional release of the Cuban Five, who have been held in U.S. prisons for the last 15 years for fighting terrorism. The new group, called Cubacan, is part of the international campaign of solidarity with Gerardo Hernandez, Ramon Labañino, Antonio Guerrero, and

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Voices from around the World Demand Justice for The Five

0 Havana, Cuba, Sep 6.- As part of the international campaign “On the Fifth for The Five,” activated the fifth day of every month, voices from around the world demanded justice for the Cuban heroes condemned in the United States for fighting terrorism. Guido Miguel Carlotto, secretary for Human rights of the Argentinean province of Buenos Aires, sent a letter

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Local Government Authorities in Peru Receive Adriana Perez

1 Havana, Cuba, Aug 20.-  The governor of the Peruvian region of Lambayeque, Humberto Acuna, met on Sunday with Adriana Perez, wife of Gerardo Hernandez, who is one of the five Cubans condemned to long prisons sentences in US jails, in 2001, for fighting terrorism. According to PL news agency, the regional governor received Adriana Perez, along the Cuban ambassador

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The Children, True Victims in South Sudan Refugee Camp

4 Juba, Aug 18.- A great number of people die on a daily basis in Batil refugee camp, in South Sudan, where the main victims are the children under five years, revealed the NGO Medics Without Borders. Between three and four infants die on a daily basis of diarrhea, indicates the non governmental organization. The group warned that the situation

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US Blacklisting of Cuba is Irresponsible and Dishonest, Said US Scholar

1 Havana, Cuba, Aug 8.- The co-director of the Cuban Americans for Engagement (CAFE) organization, professor Maria Isabel Alfonso described as irresponsible and dishonest the presentation to the American people of Cuba as a state sponsor of terrorism. In statements to PL news agency, Alfonso who is a Modern Languages professor at the New York-based Saint Joseph’s College criticized the

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US Anti-Cuba Policy, the Tomb for Ethics and Rationality

0 Havana, Cuba, Aug 2.- The inclusion of Cuba in Washington’s list of states sponsors of terrorism exposes the fact that that the US policy of Cuba is a cemetery for ethics and rationality, said Cuban American scholar Arturo Lopez Levy. In statements to PL news agency, Lopez Levy said the US action is another politicking maneuver by a stubborn

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Washington Has No Authority to Judge Cuba, Foreign Ministry Statement

1 HAVANA, Cuba, Aug 1.- The Cuban Foreign Ministry issued a statement on Tuesday strongly rejecting Washington’s inclusion of the island on its black list of countries that sponsor terrorism, and stressed that the United States has no authority to judge Cuba given its long-time use of state terrorism against the island. The Foreign Ministry’s statement explains that once again

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Cuba Ratifies at the UN its Support for Antiterrorism

1 Havana, Cuba, Jun 29.- Pedro Nuñez, Cuba’s permanent representative at the United Nations, ratified in New York his country’s support for the collective efforts carried out by this international organization in its struggle against terrorism. While speaking during the revision of the UN Global Strategy against Terrorism, Nuñez reiterated the island’s willingness to struggle against that scourge and its

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