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Political prisoner, hunger-striker Ihar Bantser to be sent to correction facility in Vitsebsk Ihar Bantser, a Hrodna-based activist and musician, is bound to…

Might-have-been presidential candidate Syarhei Tsikhanouski’s being in custody extended again Popular Belarusian blogger Syarhei Tsikhanouski’s being held in prison has…

Belarusian court hands down harsh sentence in riot case Alyaksei Melnikau was sentenced to seven years in a strict regime penal…

Amnesty International: Belarus authorities targeting minors to clamp down on dissent The Belarusian authorities are resorting to threats, harassment and prosecution of…