"Human rights"

EU calls on Belarusian authorities to release detained journos Brussels demands that the Belarusian authorities immediately release five independent journalists who…

Political prisoner Mikhail Zhamchuzhny placed in ward-type room for six months The political prisoner has counted 77 penalties so far.

Fines and arrests right before start of election campaign in Belarus Since May 6, about 120 Belarusians who showed up at protest rallies…

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

Human rights issue still not at the fore of US-Belarus relations – experts On March 11, the U.S. Department of State published its assessment…

‘Belarus is authoritarian state’. US mentions Belsat in 2019 Human Rights Practices report On Wednesday, the U.S. Department of State has published its…

Amnesty International about Belarus: Serious human rights concerns persist Amnesty International has prepared a briefing for the Universal Periodic Review…

UK to slap restrictive measures on Belarus after Brexit In the face of leaving the EU, the United Kingdom will pursue…

Lukashenka visits Austria: More than just business The Belarusian President paid a two-day official visit to Austria, which has become…

Belarus rep slams UNHRC for ‘politicization and double standards’ Valyantsin Rybakou, Permanent Representative of Belarus to the United Nations, made the…

Yet Austria: Belarus president to visit EU for first time in three years Alyaksandr Lukashenka will make an official visit to Vienna on November…

Yet again: EU calls on Belarus to abolish death penalty On October 10, the European and World Day against the Death Penalty,…

Belarus unwilling to be part of NATO-Russia conflict – Pentagon ex-rep (interview) In an interview with Belsat TV, Michael Carpenter, a former US…

Belarusian students forcibly volunteered to work in kolkhozes The Belarusian authorities have repeatedly been spotted in involving people into voluntary-compulsory…

Bolton’s visit to Belarus: new stage in Belarus-US relations? On August 29, the US national security adviser John Bolton paid a…