List of Detained Activists

Wednesday, February 23, 2011
The following is a list of 46 Cuban pro-democracy activists that have been detained today for publicly commemorating the one-year anniversary of the death of Cuban political prisoner, Orlando Zapata Tamayo.

Many others still remain unidentified.

1. Raúl Risco Pérez (Pinar del Río)
2. Conrado Rodríguez Suárez (Pinar del Río)
3. Pedro Jesús Callejas Lescano (Pinar del Río)
4. Eriberto Liranza Romero (Ciudad de La Habana)
5. Yadira (Damas de Blanco de Marianao, Ciudad de La Habana)
6. Tania Montoya (detained in La Habana, activist from Santiago de Cuba)
7. Hermógenes Inocencio Rivera Gómez (Ciudad de La Habana), along with 12 other unidentified activists.
8. Jorge Luis García Pérez "Antúnez" (Villa Clara)
9. Damaris Moya Portieles (Villa Clara)
10. Diosiris Santana Pérez (Villa Clara)
11. Yris Pérez Aguilera (Villa Clara)
12. Juan Ariel Rivero Díaz (Villa Clara)
13. René Fernández (detained in Villa Clara, activist from Camagüey)
14. Yunieski García López (Villa Clara)
15. Frank Reyes López (Villa Clara)
16. Meibis Mulet (Camagüey)
17. Yoel Marín Cárdenas (Camagüey)
18. Julio Columbié Batista (Ciego de Avila)
19. Omar Wilson Estevez (Holguín)
20. Anny Sarrión Romero (Holguín)
21. Maritza Cardoso Romero (Holguín)
22. Juan Carlos Vázquez Osorio (Holguín)
23. Edilberto Sartorio (Holguín)
24. Juan Sacarías Verdecia (Holguín)
25. Pedro Gómez Góngora (Holguín)
26. Richard Arias Duputey (Holguín)
27. Caridad Caballero Batista (Holguín)
28. Esteban Sandez Suárez (Holguín)
29. Juan Carlos Verdecia (Holguín)
30. Yoandri Montoya Avilés (Bayamo), along with 14 other unidentified activists.
31. Rigoberto Zamora (Bayamo)
32. Marino Antomarchi Rivero (Santiago de Cuba)
33. Reinier Aroche (Santiago de Cuba)
34. Guillermo Cova Reyes (Santiago de Cuba)
35. Guillermo Espinosa (Santiago de Cuba)
36. Luis Enrique Guivert Martínez (Santiago de Cuba)
37. Rogelio Tabío (Guantánamo)
38. Rosaida Ramírez Matos (Guantánamo)
39. Rolando Rodríguez Lobaina (Guantánamo), along with 4 other unidentified activists.
40. Yordis García Fournier (Guantánamo)
41. Jorge Corrales Ceballos (Guantánamo)
42. José Cano Fuentes (Guantánamo)
43. Francisco Luis Manzanet Ortiz (Guantánamo)
44. Yober Sevilla Martínez (Guantánamo)
45. Isael Poveda Silva (Guantánamo)
46. Abel López Pérez (Guantánamo)

The following 16 have been placed under heavily guarded house arrest:

1. Sarah Martha Fonseca Quevedo (La Habana)
2. Laura Pollán Toledo (La Habana)
3. Francisco Rangel Manzano (Matanzas)
4. Caridad Burunate (Matanzas)
5. Luis de la Garza (Villa Clara)
6. José Lino Ascencio (Villa Clara)
7. Ana Rosa Arteaga (Villa Clara)
8. Adriano Castañeda Meneses (Sancti Spiritus)
9. Idalmis Núñez Reinosa (Santiago de Cuba)
10. Reina Luisa Tamayo Danger (Holguín)
11. Daniel Mes
12. Cristián Toranzo Fundichely (Holguín)
13. Mildred Sánchez Infante (Holguín)
14. Fidel García Roldán (Holguín)
15. José Antonio Triguero Mulet (Holguín)
16. Ronald Ruz Rojas (Holguín)

UPDATE: The following 10 Ladies in White supporters have also been detained (H/T Penultimos Dias):

1. Blanca Hernández (65 years-old)
2. Yadira Rodríguez Bandino
3. Tania Montoya
4. Tania de la Torre Montesinos
5. Lázara Moreján
6. Inés Antonia Quesada
7. Estrella Arambuzo
8. Serafina Díaz Castillo (Finita)
9. Leidi Coca Quesada
10. Nolvis Otero, whereabouts unknown

UPDATE 2: Guillermo Farinas has been arrested.

According to AFP, police detained former hunger striker Guillermo Farinas as he shouted anti-government slogans from his rooftop on the anniversary of the death of political prisoner Orlando Zapata, his mother said.