Amnesty International: Belarus’ last prisoner on death row at risk

Amnesty International: Belarus’ last prisoner on death row at risk

Siarhei Vostrykau is the last known prisoner on death row in Belarus after the authorities executed the other remaining three prisoners on death row on 5 November. Siarhei Vostrykau is at imminent risk of execution.

FIDH concerned over upcoming constitutional referendum in Kyrgyzstan

FIDH concerned over upcoming constitutional referendum in Kyrgyzstan

The stability of the Constitution is the most important condition for a state’s development, a robust rule of law, and guarantees of compliance with human rights and freedoms.

Miklós Haraszti: “The bloody reality of Belarus’ judicial system stains Europe”

Miklós Haraszti: “The bloody reality of Belarus’ judicial system stains Europe”

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Belarus, Miklós Haraszti, has said that the recent executions carried out by Belarus, and confirmed last week, show once again the persistent disregard for human rights in the country.

Belarus executions “flagrant disregard” for international human rights law – UN experts

Belarus executions “flagrant disregard” for international human rights law – UN experts

UN human rights experts are outraged by Belarus’ continued use of the death penalty following reports that two men whose cases were before the UN Human Rights Committee were executed, despite a specific request from the Committee not to carry out the planned executions.

Human Rights Situation in Belarus: November 2016

Human Rights Situation in Belarus: November 2016

Enforcement of the three recent death sentences is a major negative trend of the month, as it demonstrates the apparent reluctance of the official Minsk to abolish the death penalty in the near future.

Belarusian human rights community insists on abolition of the death penalty

Belarusian human rights community insists on abolition of the death penalty

Belarusian human rights community condemns recent executions and reiterates calls to abolish the death penalty.

Belarus: third consecutive execution concealed for nearly a month from the public and relatives

Belarus: third consecutive execution concealed for nearly a month from the public and relatives

Execution of Henadz Yakavitski on 5 November 2016 is the fourth execution in 2016, making it the highest number of executions per year since 2008.

Belarus: Three executions feared in as many weeks amid ‘sudden and shameful purge’ of death row

Belarus: Three executions feared in as many weeks amid ‘sudden and shameful purge’ of death row

As many as three of the four men on death row in the Belarusian capital Minsk have been executed in a shameful purge since 5 November, Amnesty International revealed today after confirming with local activists.

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