Cuban Dissident Guillermo Farinas Detained, Freed, For Second Time

HAVANA — A well-known Cuban dissident vowed Friday to continue his acts of protest following his release from police custody for the second time in as many days, and the wife of a jailed opposition figure began a hunger strike demandin…

HAVANA — A well-known Cuban dissident vowed Friday to continue his acts of protest following his release from police custody for the second time in as many days, and the wife of a jailed opposition figure began a hunger strike demanding her husband’s immediate release.

Guillermo Farinas was detained Thursday afternoon along with about 15 other people in the central city of Santa Clara. He told The Associated Press following his release on Friday that police warned them they would be arrested again if they tried to gather in public.

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