News for 28 Jan 2012
28.01.2012 OMCT urges Belarusian authorities to release Aleh Volchak
The Observatory has been informed by reliable sources of the arrest and alleged detention of Mr. Aleh Volchek, Head of “Legal Aid to the Population”, an organisation that provided legal assistance and was liquidated in 2003. The organisation recently published a report about the trial of Mr. Ales Bialiatski, President of HRC Viasna and FIDH Vice-President. Mr. Volchek’s recent work focused notably on political prisoners.
28.01.2012 Parliamentarians of Council of Europe nominate Ales Bialiatski for Nobel Peace Prize
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