Mentally impaired political prisoner Dzmitry Hopta denied pardon
On Monday, it has become known that the 22-year-old political prisoner Dzmitry Hopta was denied pardon, the human rights centre Viasna reports.
Lukashenka grants pardon to 13 persons
The pardon decree was signed on the eve of the so called Day of National Unity (September 17).
Lukashenka’s stooge Vaskrasenski urges jailed Polish activist Poczobut to ask for mercy. Latter refuses
According to our own information, Pro-Lukashenka activist Yury Vaskrasenski has sent three letters to journalist and political prisoner Andrzej Poczobut, asking him to file a petition for pardon.
Belarusian authorities use pardons to save face, human rights defender claims
He believes that the Belarusian authorities should stop repressions and pressure.