MIAMI – Cuba’s key allies are Russia and China. Cuban exiles in Miami warned the internet blackouts and arbitrary arrests that Cubans are reporting on the island are straight out of their authoritarian handbook.
Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel has the support of China and Russia. He asked his supporters to “fight” against dissent. Their track record on human rights concerns Orlando Gutiérrez-Boronat.
Gutiérrez-Boronat, 55, of the Cuban Democratic Directorate, a Miami-based organization that advocates for democracy in Cuba, Nicaragua, and Venezuela, said he fears a violent crackdown.
“We are asking for the international community led by the United States to intervene, to protect the Cuban people from a bloodbath and to bring this regime to an end,” Gutiérrez-Boronat said during a news conference Monday in Miami-Dade County >Full Article