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Nearly 1,800 people detained during protests in Russia
Large-scale protest rallies took place in a number of Russian cities on April 21, the day of Vladimir Putin’s delivering his address to the Federal Assembly. Notably, not a single city administration authorised holding a rally or a march; turning down the applications, they referred to the pandemic that are currently in effect.
Sunday protests in photos
Traditional actions of solidarity and street marches are held in Belarus on March 14.
18 months in jail: Vitsebsk paramedic convicted for hitting police vehicle. She wanted to help protester
Health worker Yuliya Kashaverava has been sentenced to 1 year and 6 months of imprisonment in a minimum-security penal colony, human rights centre Viasna reports.
Russia: 20 criminal cases opened in wake of Saturday's protests
On January 23, Russians took to the streets to protest aganst the arrest of opposition leader Alexei Navalny and the authorities’ abuse of power. A total of 3,695 people, including 195 minors and 49 journalists, were detained in 125 cities across the country.
Criminal case launched against Minsk teenager
17-year-old Maksim Babich was charged under part 1 of Article 342 of the Criminal Code
‘Grannies against violence’: Pensioners’ March in Minsk and regions
On Monday, several hundred senior citizens have taken to Minsk streets to protest against police violence.
Women march in new format on Saturday
Women held ‘demarche’ on Saturday
Nasha Niva faces fine for 'not preventing workplace injury' of journalist shot by spetsnaz
The journalist was wounded with a rubber bullet in the leg on August 10.
Solidarity march in Warsaw
On June 27, Warsaw hosted the Solidarity March in support of the Belarusian political prisoners. Belsat conducted a live broadcast of the event.
Interior minister faults Telegram, Radio Free Europe for 'coordinating protests' in Belarus
The recent protest rallies were ‘well-orchestrated’, Interior Minister Yury Karayeu said when addressing Belarusian deputies on Thursday.
Presidential hopeful Hubarevich gets 15-day jail term over campaigning
On June 19, Yury Hubarevich, the leader of the movement For Freedom and a would-be presidential contender, was tried in Pershamaiski district court of Minsk.
Moscow: Journalist Ilya Azar gets 15-day jail term
A Moscow court has punished journalist and municipal deputy Ilya Azar with administrative detention.
Blogger Tsikhanouski sentenced to another 15 days of arrest
Blogger Tsikhanouski sentenced to another 15 days of arrest