"mass arrests"

Arrested TUT.BY employees to remain in jail for another two months The investigators have decided to continue keeping the arrestees in the TUT.BY…

Eleven human rights activists detained during Thursday’s raid declared political prisoners

‘Time to act’: Amnesty International urges world to respond to Lukashenka regime’s attack on human rights Civil society is being wiped out in the heart…

‘Criminalizing independent voices’: US envoy Julie Fisher comments on crackdown on Belarus civil society US Ambassador to Belarus Julie Fisher, who is staying in…

Detainees in ‘Nasha Niva’ case recognized as political prisoners In Belarus, 548 people are currently recognized as political prisoners.

Journalist Alyaksandr Ivulin charged On 5 July Alyaksandr Ivulin was declared a political prisoner.

Minsk girl convicted for ‘insulting’ Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs A year and a half of freedom restriction for a comment

Detentions and searches: Belarus authorities have independent journos in crosshairs across country On July 8, Belarusian security forces are reported to be…

Minsk: Nasha Niva editors detained under criminal charge Yahor Martsinovich, the editor-in-chief of popular Belarusian media outlet Nasha Niva, and…

Journalist Alyaksandr Ivulin becomes suspect in criminal case On 3 July, Alyaksandr was to be released.

Jail term for ‘invitation’ to unauthorized action Maksim Yalkanau, 29, was charged under part 1 of Article 342 of the…

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

Authorities launch one more criminal case against political prisoner sentenced to 7 years in jail Another criminal case has been initiated against 25-year-old Minsk designer…

Three years in jail for ‘incitement of enmity’ The court found Baranavichy resident Uladzislau Buryn guilty

Maryia Kalesnikava’s lawyers file complaint against her being charged When studying the materials of the criminal case against opposition activist…