Over 100 Cuban Dissidents Arrested Demanding Release of Youth Leader

Sunday, July 3, 2016
Over 100 Cuban dissidents were arrested yesterday as they protested in the eastern provinces for the release of youth leader, Carlos Amel Oliva.

Amel Oliva, of the Cuban Patriotic Union (UNPACU), arrived in Havana on Thursday, June 30th, from a visit to Washington, D.C.

The car he was traveling in was intercepted by Castro's secret police, as it made its way from Havana to Santiago de Cuba.

His whereabouts remain unknown.