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Resident of Valozhyn sentenced to 15 days in jail for red stripe on his white garage The Belarusian authorities equated the red stripe painted on a garage…

Minsker jailed for colored hearts on window The hearts will be is confiscated.

‘Unauthorised mass event’ in forest: 15 days in jail for photos with white-red-white flag On March 9, six persons were tried in the town…

New Administrative Code comes into force in Belarus But Article 23.34 is no longer there.

‘Petty hooliganism’: Two Belsat TV contributors to spend 10-15 days in prison On Wednesday, journalist Lyubou Lunyova and cameraman Zmitser Soltan were tried…

Minsk IT student leaves Belarus straight after release. He was expected to serve over 100 days 21-year-old Minsker Yan Salanovich, who spent nearly three months in…

RFE/RL publishes photos of camp near Slutsk. It was allegedly set up for keeping 2K protesters A lot of people detained in the first days of…

Administrative Code amended to include new punishments and huge fines New punishments will be introduced on January 1, 2021

Brest: Two journalists sentenced to 15 days in jail On Friday, Brest-based freelance journalists Maksim Khlyabets and Raman Chmel have got…

Photo reporters Alyaksandr Vasyukovich and Uladz Hrydzin get 11-day jail term each On Wednesday, photojournalists Uladz Hrydzin and Alyaksandr Vasyukovich have been sentenced…

Khoyniki: Youtubing tractor driver gets 10-day jail term Yauhen Vasilkou, a local tractor driver, father of four kids and author…

Activist Zmitser Paliyenka detained in Minsk He had spent only two days at large.

Anarchist Zmitser Paliyenka arrested for 45 days This was reported by the activist's wife, Anastasiya Paliyenka, on Facebook.

Former political prisoner gets another jail term On Monday, a Minsk court has sentenced opposition politician Mikalai Statkevich to 15…

Minsk: Politician, activists get 15-day jail terms in wake of pre-election picketing On Monday, there have been a number of trials of politicians…