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Cuba: Hunger Striking Prisoner Close to Death

Cuban bloggers are concerned that there could be a repeat of what happened to political prisoner Orlando Zapata Tamayo, and draw attention to the plight of Wilman Villar Mendoza, who “has been on hunger strike since November, when he was arrested and sentenced to 4 years in prison for the supposed crimes of ‘disrespect,’ ‘assault’ and ‘resistance.'”

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