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Three more Belarusians recognized as political prisoners Total number of political prisoners in Belarus is 579

Imprisoned leader of Poles’ Union agrees to leave for Poland, but Belarus authorities stalling Andzelika Borys, Chairperson of the Union of Poles in Belarus,…

Belarus authorities put Sofia Sapega, Raman Pratasevich under house arrest Sofia Sapega and Raman Pratasevich have been placed under house arrest,…

Supreme Court upholds political prisoner Trotski’s prison sentence The Supreme Court of Belarus has upheld the sentence of 45-year-old Minsk…

‘I never thought Kafka was reality’. Home-arrested culture expert Yuliya Charnyauskaya sends message

Why do Belarusian inmates cut veins and swallow spoons? Former prisoner with such background explains Suicide attempts and cases in which prisoners themselves seriously damage…

Amnesty International urges Belarus regime to release minor sentenced to 5 years in jail In mid April, the Amnesty International human right watchdog issued a…

Belarusian political prisoners color-coded Political prisoners are given red tags and the rest are given white tags.

Man convicted for hitting police car and riot policemen Minsk judge Syarhei Shatsila has finished hearing the criminal case against Ivan…

Political activist Mikalai Kazlou says he was tortured in jail Responsibility for torture lies with the TDF management and Interior Minister Kubrakou.

Media expert Yuliya Slutskaya writes from jail about new Belarusian normality Yuliya Slutskaya reports on life in a prison cell.

Human rights defenders: 322 political prisoners in Belarus Another twenty names have been added to the list being updated by…

Journalist Pavel Mazheika released He did not sign an undertaking not to leave.

Pavel Sevyarynets to face trial in a week The wife of a political prisoner believes that the trial will not take…

Political prisoner Syarhei Sparysh charged with obstructing Belarus election authorities’ work The Supreme Court of Belarus updated Monday’s information provided by…