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Yoani Sanchez requests that Cuba be recognized as a dictatorship

Yoani Sanchez, recognized Cuban journalist and author of the blog Generation Y, held a press conference at the headquarters of the United Nations  and asked the organism, together with other international entities to recognize the Government of cuba as a dictatorship. “Now...
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Yoani Sanchez asks the Cubans to overcome their fear

Yoani Sánchez, renowned Cuban blogger, said yesterday during an event in the ultra-liberal Institute Cato, in Washington (USA) that she is no dreamer. She does not consider that the democratization of her country is going to occur only with independent journalists and new...
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Yoani Sanchez accused Brazil to be absent on violations of human rights in Cuba

Yesterday, Cuban blogger Yoani Sánchez accused Brazil from being silent about the human rights violations in Cuba and predicted that a departure from the scene of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, would favor his country to be closer to the United States. “We are expanding...

The blogger Yoani Sanchez arrives in Brazil

Cuban blogger Yoani Sanchez arrived this morning to Brazil, the first country to visit within  her tour planned for 10 countries. It is expected that Sanchez, 37, participate in the screening of a documentary about press freedom in Cuba, in which she appears. Sanchez was...
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Blogger Yoani Sanchez Prepares For an International Tour

  With her passport in hand, the world famous Cuban blogger Yoani Sanchez is preparing for an international tour. On late February she will start a trip to several countries of America and Europe and hopes that the immigration reform in the island rush the “civic...
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Yoani Sanchez: Office in SIP will give and avoid problems

She is aware that her problems with the government will intensify, but also believes that her decision to accept the regional vice president of the Commission on Freedom of Speech and Press of the Inter American Press Society (SIP for its Spanish acronym), can “open a way...

Cuban Blogger Yoani Sanchez Released after 30 Hours of Arrest

Cuban blogger Yoani Sanchez announced, through her Twitter account, that she and her husband, opposition journalist Reynaldo Escobar, were released yesterday, after being arrested on Thursday night in Bayamo. @yoanisanchez: “We have just been released! 30 hours arrested and...

Yoani Sanchez Was Detained in Bayamo

The dissident Cuban blogger, Yoani Sanchez, 37, and her husband Reinaldo Escobar, were arrested this Friday as the travelled to the city of Bayamo, where they planned to attend the trial of the Spanish activist, Angel Carromero, who is being accused of negligent homicide for the...
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