- When Trinidad Jimenez,
’s top diplomat for Spain Latin America, went to to meet a range of Cuban American groups, it’s reported that she got an earful about the Cuban opposition, and which of its members are and are not genuine. Coverage at Mambi Watch. Miami
- Elizardo Sanchez: 35 members of the opposition arrested in the past 11 days, seven remain in jail. AP coverage here (English), Reuters Spanish here.
- Castro’s nomination for a National Assembly seat means that reforms will be blocked, dissidents say. Martha Beatriz Roque: “We have seen that on one hand his brother Raul says one thing, Fidel says another, they contradict each other, one doesn’t know who is governing here.”