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Stories about Advox from October, 2012

23 October 2012

Syria: Cartoonist Detained for Criticizing Assad

Syrian cartoonists who dare to critique Bashar Al-Assad are paying a heavy price. Akram Rslan is the latest victim in a long list of oppressed voices and dissident artists.

6 October 2012

Cuba: Yoani Sánchez Released After 30 Hours in Custody

Cuban blogger Yoani Sánchez and bloggers Agustín Díaz and Reinaldo Escobar (Sánchez's husband), were released from police custody in Havana, Cuba, after having been detained in the eastern city of...

5 October 2012

Cuba: Blogger Yoani Sánchez Arrested

Cuban blogger Yoani Sánchez was arrested last night in the eastern province of Bayamo, Cuba, where she had traveled to attend and report on a trial. Although there are very...

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