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Cuban dissident takes some food at last

"Cuba dissident Guillermo Farinas ends hunger strike
Page last updated at 19:14 GMT, Thursday, 8 July 2010 20:14 UK
E-mail this to a friend Printable version Guillermo Farinas began his hunger strike after another dissident died Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas has ended his hunger strike after the government announced it was freeing 52 political prisoners."

Thus perhaps europe will soften on Cuba if this satisfies her that human rights are now respected in Cuba.

"Cuba has always denied that it has political prisoners, calling them mercenaries paid by the United States to undermine Havana's rule, according to our correspondent.

He says President Raul Castro has been stung by the strength of international criticism following the death......."