Cuba detains 46-year-old performance artist Tania Bruguera, other dissidents put under house detention

Cuban authorities detained or kept at home several dissidents Tuesday, including a performance artist who organized an open-mic session for Cubans to speak out about their future. The fate of the artist -- 46-year-old Tania Bruguera, 46, who trained in Cuba and the United States, and splits her time between the two countries and France -- was not immediately known. "People are saying that she has been detained, but there is no way to independently confirm it," said Elizardo Sanchez, a spokesman for dissidents in the Americas' only communist regime. "Many people were arrested at their homes, and others were put under house detention." He added 10 people were confirmed as arrested or under home arrest, but that the number could be higher. In a statement on social media, Bruguera had promised the open

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