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Convicts in the ‘student case’ labeled prone to extremism

Three more Belarusians recognized as political prisoners Total number of political prisoners in Belarus is 579

Action in support of political prisoners of Belarus held in Paris Ales Byalyatski, has been an honorary citizen of Paris since 2012.

Belarus police stage attack on RFE/RL journos, office in Minsk On July 16, Belarusian security officers made an unexpected visit to the…

Former political prisoner Pavel Vinahradau gets 15 days in jail On Wednesday, Pavel Vinahradau, an author of one of Belsat TV satirical shows and…

Another sentence for ‘violence against police officers’ in Homiel The 35-year-old man was sentenced to three years in prison.

Music teacher convicted for ‘desecrating national anthem’ on Twitter On June 28, Kastrychnitski district court of Minsk announced a guilty…

Viktar Babaryka’s final plea in court: ‘I cannot confess to crimes I did not commit’ In his last plea, might-have-been presidential candidate and former banker Viktar…

Reputed Belarusian translator, educator Volha Kalatskaya facing criminal charge again Prominent Belarusian literary translator Volha Kalatskaya is again a suspect under…

Vitsebsk: Man gets 1.5 years of restriction of liberty for ‘insulting’ OMON commander on web On June 22, Pershamayski district court of Vitsebsk ended hearing…

Prosecutor demands Lukashenka’s might-have-been election rival Viktar Babaryka get 15 years in jail On Tuesday, the prosecution side has recommended the court pass…

Political prisoner with cancer deprived of pension and taken to prison Uladzimir Malakhouski is disabled, he has cancer.

Belarusian TV host Valyaryna Kustava flees country in fear of criminal prosecution According to Belarusian poet and TV presenter Valyaryna Kustava, she left…

Vitsyaz handball club head coach Kanstantsin Yakauleu detained On June 16, Kanstantsin Yakauleu, the senior coach of the Vitsyaz handball…

Police detain young people for throwing flag into fire A criminal case was brought against them under Article 370 of the…