Over 100 Dissidents Arrested in Cuba Today

Sunday, May 17, 2015
This afternoon, the Castro regime violently arrested nearly 60 members of The Ladies in White, pursuant to attending Sunday Mass in Havana.

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

Over 30 other democracy activists, who had accompanied The Ladies in White, were also arrested.

Additionally, 13 female members of the Cuban Patriotic Union ("UNPACU") were beaten after attending Sunday Mass at the Shrine of our Lady of Charity in eastern Cuba. They were assaulted with batons and tear gas. Three of them were arrested.

Meanwhile, silence from the Vatican and the Obama Administration.

As for the foreign media, they are more interested in sailing regattas.