Ecuador’s Foreign Minister urged U.S. to free remaining three of Cuban Five

Posted on September 4, 2014 • Filed under: Crime, Cuba, Ecuador, Politics reported Ecuador’s Foreign Minister, Ricardo Patiño, urged United States authorities today to free the three remaining men who were part of the Cuban Five and who are about to complete 16 years of imprisonment on U.S. soil. “Hopefully at some point there will be understanding by the American authorities, and the the three Cuban heroes who are still in American prisons can be released, as they deserve to be,” Patiño told Prensa Latina. The foreign minister added that the American government should understand that it is time to end the “perverse imprisonment of people who were doing nothing more than fighting terrorism.” Read Article

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