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Hrodna: Protester’s release from jail turns into chase After Syarhei Verameyenka, a resident of Hrodna, had served 15 days fo…

One-off or provocation? Unknown persons throw Molotov cocktail at Homiel tax office (pics) Unidentified individuals threw an incendiary bottle at the building of Homiel…

Mahiliou: Undergrad expelled from university for participation in ‘non-parasite’ march Alena Kisel, a fifth-year psychology student, has been expelled from Mahiliou…

Belarus president has no intention to abolish or suspend ‘parasite’ law Decree Nr 3 has not been abolished or suspended, Belarusian president…

Detainee Pavel Fadzeyeu: Belarus police beat people during arrests Pavel Fadzeyeu was detained in the trolleybus after Wednesday’s authorized march of…

Minsk: Plainclothes riot police abduct protesters from bus stop (video) Here is another video that shows plainclothes riot policemen brutally detaining…

In the run-up of protests: Belarus police keeping eye on activists Hrodna activist Anatol Myshkevich, an active participant in the protests against Decree…

Water cannons on Minsk streets: Police ready for protests Police water cannons with special ‘knives’ to destroy barricades are seen on…

Trials in progress: About 120 Belarusians jailed, fined for participating in protests Trials of protesters against the so-called ‘parasite’ law are still in…

Arrests, blocking news sites possible: Belarusians to protest ‘parasite law’ on Constitution Day On March 15, Constitution Day, Belarusians will be marching from…

Belsat TV contributor to be tried for ‘illegal distribution of information’ Yauhen Merkis is accused of illegally distributing information.

Homiel: Freelance journalist Larysa Shchyrakova summoned to police Freelance journalist Larysa Shchyrakova may be charged with participation in protests against…

Videoblogger who covered ‘parasite’ law protests sentenced to 15 days in jail Syarhei Pyatrukhin has been tried in absentia in Leninsky district court…

Ales Abramovich $1,200 fined for participation in ‘non-parasites’ rally Another fine has been imposed on the chairman of the regional…

Belsat TV cameraman detained, fined after filming Russia tricolors in Belarus police car (video) In Orsha, Belsat TV journalists were forced to get into…