Nearly 20 Ladies in White Arrested on Palm Sunday

Sunday, March 29, 2015
Around 20 members of Cuba's Ladies in White were arrested on Palm Sunday as they disbursed pamphlets with the pictures of political prisoners from a bus.

They were arrested in the Vedado neighborhood of Havana and taken to detention center in Tarara.

Among those arrested was the leader of The Ladies in White, Berta Soler.

The Ladies in White is a pro-democracy group composed of the wives, mothers, daughters, sisters and other relatives of Cuban political prisoners.