News from Cuba - July through October 2009
News from the International Committee for Democracy in Cuba
Cuba Keeps Ill Writer Jailed as Norway Awards Prize
Normando Hernandez Gonzalez, Cuban journalist, poet and one of the political prisoners of the group of 75 dissidents imprisoned in 2003, was awarded the annual Freedom of Expression award by the Norwegian Writers Union. The award was presented by a delegation from Oslo to his wife, Yarai Reyes, as Normando is still serving his 25 years sentence.