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HRW Calls on Obama to Press Cuba on Repression

Human Rights Watch is urging President Barack Obama to call for "concrete measures" to end what it considers systematic repression in Cuba, during his historic visit next week to the island nation. "His message on human rights needs to be forceful and specific," said HRW Americas director John Vivanco.  "Otherwise the trip may be remembered by Cubans who have suffered half a century of repression as little more than bonding time.” Obama, who heads to Cuba...

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