Guillermo Farinas

Ex-hunger striker detained in Cuba as govt hits out

Guillermo Farinas shouted anti-government slogans from his rooftop.

Feb 24, 2011, 09:59 AM IST

Cuban opposition activist Farinas set free

Guillermo Farinas and about 15 associates were arrested on Friday afternoon.

Jan 29, 2011, 16:49 PM IST

Police again arrest Cuban dissident Farinas

The high-profile dissident was detained with 10 other political activists.

Jan 28, 2011, 13:01 PM IST

Cuban official urges political hunger striker to stop

A top Cuban state security official for the first time visited hunger striker Guillermo Farinas in hospital and urged him to stop his nearly month-long protest, a spokesman for the dissident said.

Mar 22, 2010, 10:08 AM IST

Cuban hunger striker vows to go until he dies

A dissident journalist who has gone nine days without eating or drinking said on Friday that he is willing to give his life to call attention to the plight of Cuba`s political prisoners.

Mar 06, 2010, 11:52 AM IST