Uladzislau Kavalyou's mother and sister have filed a complaint to the United Nations Human Rights Committee.
Mikalay Awtukhovich, an entrepreneur who is serving a prison sentence which is widely seen as punishment for his criticism of authorities, attempted to take his own life in a correctional facility in Ivatsevichy, Brest region. Читать
Belarusian human rights groups have launched a campaign to raise funds for helping imprisoned activist Ales Byalyatski pay damages of nearly $90,000 imposed on him by a Minsk district court.
Well-known Russian journalist Sergei Dorenko, who compared Belarusians with hobbits, on Tuesday interviewed the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko. Читать
FEMEN activist Alexandra Shevchenko has told Euroradio why they are going to undress in Minsk and what they have prepared for their possible arrest. Читать
This is what the European political scientists think. They suggest struggling for hearts and souls of the Belarusians. Читать
Human rights activist and mother of many children Tatiana Gatsura with her two sons held an action against the death penalty in the center of Minsk. Читать
Mother of Vladislav Kovalev, one of the two sentenced to death on charges of terrorist attacks in Belarus, filed a petition for presidential clemency of her son on December 1 and submitted it to the presidential administration.
A Mi-24 helicopter belonging to the 181st military helicopter base of the Belarusian Air Force and Air Defence Forces crashed in the evening of November 29 in Pruzhany.
From November 28 new limitations imposed by the government on travelling abroad started to operate. Now one can cross the border by own car not more than once every eight days. Читать