Church brokers deal to free 52 Cuban dissidents


Active RNS subscribers and members can view this content by logging-in here.

VATICAN CITY (RNS) The Roman Catholic Church has brokered a historic deal to release 52 political prisoners in Cuba, following three-way talks between Cuban President Raul Castro, Spanish Foreign Secretary Miguel Angel Moratinos and Havana Cardinal Jaime Ortega. “Five prisoners will be released immediately and will be able to travel to Spain accompanied by their […]

Comments are closed.