Renew Support to Cuba Five’s Cause
HAVANA, Cuba, May 2 (acn)
Uruguayan authorities and nongovernmental
entities explained to Olga Salanueva, wife of Rene Gonzalez,
one of the
Cuban Five, the revival in their country of the campaign for
the release of the five Cuban antiterrorists unjustly
incarcerated in the United States.
Salanueva, who met with
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Luis Almagro, and
with the political bureau of the ruling Broad Front party,
headed by its
president Jorge Brovetto, and in the Legislative Palace,
seat of the
Uruguayan Parliament, with the bloc of deputies from the
continues today with her meetings with Uruguayan
In the campaign for the release of the Cuban Five as they
internationally, unjustly sentenced in the United States to
prison sentences ranging from 15 years to two life sentences
years, Salanueva plans talks with Ana Olivera, regional
Montevideo, says a dispatch Prensa Latina.
She will also meet during the day with the Department of
Gender and the
Executive Secretariat of the PIT-CNT trade union and the
Union of Public
Salanueva traveled to Montevideo invited by the ruling Broad
Front and the
PIT-CNT, to promote the campaign for the freedom of the
Cuban Five and
participate in the capital in the main event for May Day.
On her first day of stay, she participated in the final
session of the
First Congress of the Regional Political Integration, which
together some 400 delegates from 11 nations in the
auditorium of the
University of the Republic.
She explained the audience the legal process, stressing that
solidarity will set them free.
Gerardo Hernandez, Ramon Labanino, Antonio Guerrero and
are serving harsh sentences for reporting d terrorist plans
organized on U.S. soil, while Rene Gonzalez already served
sentence, but he’s been forced to remain in Florida for
years on probation, without any justification.