UA: 205/13 Index: AMR 25/006/2013 Cuba Date: 2 August 2013
GOVERNMENT CRITICS JAILED FOR SPEAKING OUT
Calling on the authorities to release Rafael Matos Montes de Oca and Emilio Planas Robert immediately and unconditionally, as they are prisoners of conscience, detained solely for peacefully exercising their right to freedom of expression calling on them to eliminate from the Criminal Code provisions regarding “dangerousness" and repeal all legislation which unduly limits freedom of expression and association.
The Patriotic Union of Cuba is a civil society organization which advocates for greater civil liberties on the island.
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