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Alejandro Tur Valladares

The Ariza prison in Cienfuegos. (Photo: Alejandro Tur Valladares)
Alejandro Tur Valladares
26 Feb 13
Inmates resort to extreme methods that can leave them disabled.
Venezuela's teleSUR channel is to be broadcast on Cuban state television. (Photo: Alejandro Villanueva/Flickr)
Alejandro Tur Valladares
30 Jan 13
Television executives announce more exciting fare, but revolutionary talk from Venezuela is unlikely to fulfil that hope.
Dolls dressed up in old clothes await New Year's Eve, when they will be burnt to ashes. (Photo: Alejandro Tur Valladares)
Alejandro Tur Valladares
15 Jan 13
Old customs which the Communist regime once frowned on are making a reappearance.
Alejandro Tur Valladares
13 Dec 12
Plans to revive processing and use waste to make biomass fuel.
A CDR (Committee for the Defence of the Revolution) logo on an apartment building. (Photo: Abraham Orozco/Flickr)
Alejandro Tur Valladares
2 Nov 12
Nearly everyone is part of the communal surveillance network, but members admit that people don’t turn up for events any more.
Yellow fever mosquito, the species that spreads dengue fever. (Photo: James Gathany/Wikimedia Commons)
Alejandro Tur Valladares
1 Oct 12
Medical students drafted in to help with health checks in Cienfuegos.
Elio Rojas Sabina shortly after his arrest. (Photo: Alejandro Tur Valladares)
Alejandro Tur Valladares
13 Sep 12
Prosecutors in Cienfuegos wanted jail term for defendant who blocked road to stop pollution from cement company trucks.