Damas de Blanco (Sakharov prize 2005)

Type: Archives   Reference: 92834   Duration: 00:03:40  Lieu: Cuba
End production: 23/04/2013   First transmission: 23/04/2013

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00:00:00 Title 00:00:05
00:00:05 Damas de Blanco during a demonstration in Cuba in 2004: showing photos of arrested husbands and screaming: "libertad" 00:00:52
00:00:57 Former European Commissioner Louis MICHEL meets a delegation of "Damas de Blanco" in Cuba 00:00:31
00:01:28 Strasbourg, december 14th 2005. Formal sitting Sakharov Prize 2005: the three awarded (Bianca REYES, representative of the Damas de Blanco, Hauwa IBRAHIM, nigerian lawyer and Robert MENARD, Reporters sans frontières) with Josep BORRELL, president of the EP, entering in the hemicycle. 00:00:18
00:01:46 Close up of Bianca REYES and Hauwa IBRAHIM at the presidency 00:00:03
00:01:49 Delegation of Damas de Blanco at the tribune clapping 00:00:03
00:01:52 wide shot of Chamber, members clapping 00:00:07
00:01:59 SOUNDBITE Bianca REYES (Spanish) : "at first I would do greetings to a representative of the ladies in white (Damas de blanco) of the exile...me too, I am a lady (dama) of exile, because we can't meet the real ladies in white...the government of Cuba put on evidence one more time the systematic violation of the Human rights which is practiced everyday against the people of our country and not allow 5 pacific women to travel and to share this ceremony with us... So, we won't recover the prize today" 00:01:16
00:03:15 Claps (4 shots) 00:00:07
00:03:22 Robert MENARD and Hauwa IBRAHIM congratulate Bianca REYES 00:00:18
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