Cuba: Cuban rocker Gorki Aguila arrested

6 August 2015


According to Capital Hill Cubans and other sources, Castro regime officials showed up on 5 August 2015 at the home of Cuban rocker Gorki Aguila and arrested him.

According to his daughter, Gorki Aguila was given no cause for his arrest

Aguila, front-man of the band Porno Para Ricardo, recently authored a song in honor of the pro-democracy movement, The Ladies in White.

» Click here to watch the video on Youtube

According to Capital Hill Cubans, Gorki Aguila was released the same day and warned that if he demonstrates on Sunday 9 August 2015 with The Ladies in White, he’ll have his passport permanently revoked.

Gorki Luis Águila Carrasco has been arrested numerous times by the Cuban authorities. Freemuse campaigned for his release between 2003-05 when he spent two years in prison.

Photo: Still from the Youtube video above.




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