Cuba: Sharp increase in religious freedom violations ahead of Pope’s visit 09/03/2012
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2. The Cuban government systematically applies pressure to religious leaders to expel and shun individuals linked to dissident and human rights groups. Church leaders who reject government interference in the church and who refuse to expel these individuals are particularly persecuted.