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Laura Paz

Laura Paz
3 Feb 14
Press freedom group meets despite security service objections.
Laura Paz, Odelín Alfonso Torna, Osniel Carmona Breijo
19 Dec 13
Government uses term to mean welfare provision while critics call for civil, political and economic rights.
Calixto Ramón Martínez Arias pictured soon after his release. (Photo: Hablemos Press)
Laura Paz
8 May 13
Journalist Calixto Ramón Martínez Arias speaks about his own experiences, and the mistreatment of other prisoners.
Poster in support of  Calixto Ramón Martínez Árias.
Laura Paz
2 Apr 13
Calixto Ramón Martínez Arias abandons three-week hunger strike after authorities hint at release.
Laura Paz
5 Mar 13
Cost of buying in foodstuffs from abroad is heavy burden on government.
Poster in support of  Calixto Ramón Martínez Árias.
Laura Paz
27 Feb 13
Calixto Ramón Martínez Arias is one of two reporters in jail for asking difficult questions.
Carlos Rodríguez, Laura Paz
25 Jan 13
Since people buy black-market gas to supplement limited state supply, a pilot project will see fuel on sale legally.
Cuban journalist Yaremis Flores Marín (left) with journalist and lawyer  Laritza Diversent. (Photo courtesy of Yaremis Flores Marín)
Laura Paz
11 Dec 12
Yaremis Flores Marín’s arrest sparks two days of protests.
Cubans will now be able to travel abroad more freely, thanks to the abolition of exit permits. (Photo: Tony Hisgett/Flickr)
Laura Paz
13 Nov 12
Authorities drop exit visa system, though they will still be able to block people from travelling.