"human rights defenders"

Human rights defenders: Authorities limit presidential wannabes’ right to campaign In the run-up to the 2020 presidential vote, the number of…

Amnesty International announces action to free Pavel Sevyarynets Human rights activists urge to send letters to the Prosecutor General of…

Blogger Grey Cat recognized as political prisoner There are 15 political prisoners in total.

Blogger Ihar Losik recognized as political prisoner Human rights activists have called for the immediate release of the blogger.

Opposition leader Mikalai Statkevich recognised as political prisoner Belarusian human rights defenders have recognised 2010 presidential candidate Mikalai Statkevich as…

Bloggers Tsyhanovich and Kabanau recognized as political prisoners As of June 29, 19 political prisoners were behind bars in Belarus.

Babaryka and Tsikhanouski prisoners of conscience, Amnesty International says Human rights defenders also condemn the mass persecution of bloggers and…

Over 360 people detained at ‘solidarity chains’ across Belarus Detentions took place in 19 cities across the country.

One more defendant in Tsikhanouski case recognised as political prisoner Belarusian human rights organisations have recognised Andrey Novikau, volunteer of Svyatlana Tsikhanouskaya’s…

Nearly 200 Belarusians fined or arrested for month – human rights watchdog Human rights center Viasna (Spring) has made a report on persecuting…

Belarusian human rights watchdogs declare detainees in Tsikhanouski’s case political prisoners Another seven persons accused of ‘orchestrating group actions that grossly…

Belarusian human rights defenders consider blogger Tsikhanouski political prisoner On May 31, human rights centre Viasna (Spring) recognised popular blogger…

Viasna as Democracy Defender: Belarusian human rights watchdog wins OSCE award Human Rights Centre Viasna has received the 2020 Democracy Defender Award.

MEP explains why delegation refused to visit House of Representatives The European parliamentarians notified the authorities about their refusal 15 minutes before…

Russian court refuses to ban facial recognition system in Moscow A resident of the capital, activist Alena Popova demanded to ban face…