• Cuba
  • An emergency operation and the Venezuelan President was taken to Cuba of all places, just around the corner for an emergency. (devilexcrement.com)
  • Guillermo Fariñas Hernández of the Cubanacán Press agency, who was hospitalised in February after staging a hunger strike, underwent a chest operation on 23 May and then, two days later, wrote to the UN Human Rights Council (of which Cuba is a member) to ask it to condemn the Cuban government. (rsf.org)
  • Guillermo Fariñas Hernández, head of the independent news agency Cubanacán Press, had to undergo an emergency operation at the Santa Clara provincial hospital in central Cuba on the afternoon of 2 June 2006. (rsf.org)
  • Dec. 9, 2012: Chavez announces that cancerous tumor reappeared and that he must travel to Cuba for another operation. (sify.com)
  • Dec. 10, 2012: Chavez travels to Cuba and undergoes surgery the next day. (sify.com)