opposition actions

Over 620 detained Belarusians in Sunday’s protests – HRC Viasna
According to estimates by media outlets, around 100,000 people took part in the March of Honour in Minsk on October, 11.
Former political prisoner urges Belarusians to picket on Sunday
Mikalai Statkevich, a 2010 presidential candidate, announced holding pickets and rallies in all regional centres and the Belarusian capital on May, 31.
Former political prisoner ready to protest amid 2020 election campaign
On May 14, former political prisoner Mikalai Statkevich and his associates came to the Central Election Commission in Minsk, seeking to get the so-called protest candidates’ initiative groups registered.
Sad anniversary: March in memory of Boris Nemtsov to take place in Moscow
Five years ago to the day, Boris Nemtsov, a Russian opposition politician and Putin opponent, was killed on Bolshoy Moskvoretsky Bridge at the very heart of Moscow, a few hundred metres from the Kremlin.
Lukashenka speaks about independence and oil prices
On December 9, at the ceremony of awarding the prize “For Spiritual Revival,” Alyaksandr Lukashenka said that now is “a very difficult period of our state’s existence,” and commented on the negotiations with Russia on the oil issue.