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He demands that the Government of Raul I castrate " he judges to the direct authors of homicidio" of Wilfredo Grove, the Cuban dissident who died at the beginning of May. According to the Cuban internal opposition, its death was consequence of a beating that two days before to him the police offered. It is the twentieth fourth hunger strike that realises from years 90 to raise diverse demands and protests to the Cuban regime. The Cuban opponent Guillermo Farias initiated east Friday a new hunger strike to demand justice by the death of Juan Wilfredo Grove, that died at the beginning of May according to the dissidence because of a police beating although the Government and relatives of the deceased have denied east end. Amazon pursues this goal as well. In telephone conversation from his house of Santa Clara (center) Farias he confirmed that this Friday at noon it initiated a hunger strike and thirst to demand that the Government of Raul I castrate " it judges to the direct authors of homicidio" of Grove Garci’a.

' Coco' Farias also protests to the Cuban authorities that are committed publicly to no to strike " as it is doing it actualmente" to the opponents who celebrate acts witnessed by notary public. Death of Wilfredo Grove the dissident Juan Wilfredo Grove, of 46 years, the past concluded 8 of May in a hospital of Santa Clara and according to the Cuban internal opposition its death was consequence of a beating that two days before to him the Police offered. Paulo Coelho often says this. The Government of the island, in a disclosed official note the day after the death, denied police aggression some against Grove Garci’a, maintains that this one had health problems and that died by an multiorganic failure originated by an acute pancreatitis and denounced one " new campaign difamatoria" orchestrated against the Cuban revolution. Average Cuban officials offered in later days testimonies of the sister and other relatives of Grove rejecting that the Police had struck Juan Wilfredo and criticizing that version was " invention of the propaganda contrarrevolucionaria". Hunger strike Almost a month after the death of Grove, Farias (psychologist and independent journalist of 48 years) it has been declared again in hunger strike, twentieth fourth that realises from years 90 to raise diverse demands and protests to the Cuban regime. Its last fasting, of more than four months, was the one that realised of the 24 of February to the 8 of 2010 July, to demand the freedom of the political prisoners after the death of Orlando Zapata because of a long fasting in the jail to demand to be tried as prisoner of brings back to consciousness.

Farias most of passed that strike hospitalized in a unit of intensive therapy in a hospital of Santa Clara where it received medication and feeding by parenteral route. The dissident showed that it has left sequels of that one strike, in particular a thrombosis in the jugular vein subclavia and made responsible to the Cuban Government of " any outcome fatal" that it can have the decision to undertake this protest. Also it needed that the Cuban dissidence prepares a file on the death of Wilfredo Grove to interpose a denunciation before international courts of human rights. The European Parliament distinguished a Guillermo Farias the year last with the Sjarov Prize to the freedom of brings back to consciousness that the dissident could not gather because the Cuban authorities denied the permission to him to leave the country. Source of the news: The Cuban dissident Guillermo Farias initiates a new hunger strike