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Human rights defenders: Over 500 political prisoners in Belarus. Five new names on list The Belarusian human rights community has recognised five more people behind bars…

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

Homiel resident wished death to Adolf Hitler on Internet, police reacted The criminal case was brought against the loader for insulting Lukashenka…

Zhlobin: Man gets 2 years of restriction of liberty for insulting policeman on web On Monday, Zhlobin district court completed hearing the criminal case of…

One more political prisoner in Belarus There are currently 477 people recognized as political prisoners in Belarus.

Hrodna journalist Andrzej Poczobut gets COVID-19 behind bars Jailed journalist and activist Andrzej Poczobut has contracted coronavirus infection, the Belarusian…

Brest: New sentences in ‘round dance case’ The so-called ‘round dance case' hearings continue in Brest, human rights centre Viasna…

Rechytsa resident sentenced to 25 days in jail for white and red clothes He wore white shorts, a red shirt, and a white T-shirt…

Human rights activist Sudalenka charged under dubious pretext The human rights activist has been behind bars since January 18.

Political prisoners in Belarus promised release after repentance letter Political prisoners are promised to be released by July 3.

Two more people prosecuted for statements about Minsk riot police force Criminal cases were initiated for "insulting a representative of authority"

Hrodna.life editor Iryna Novik heavily fined Iryna Novik, the editor of special projects at Hrodna.life, was detained on Tuesday…

Belsat TV journo Katsyaryna Andreyeva transferred to penal colony in Homiel A few days ago, journalist Ihar Ilyash, the husband of our…

Trial in Mahiliou: Harsh sentences imposed on four activists, two bloggers. Politician Pavel Sevyarynets gets 7 years in jail On Tuesday, Belarusian Christian Democracy party leader Pavel Sevyarynets…

Tsikhan Vosipau sentenced to 11 years in prison for attempted hit-and-run The prosecutor had requested 12 years in colony for Tsikhan