News for 29 Oct 2013
29.10.2013 Political prisoner Vaskovich is in information blockade
For over a month the political prisoner’s relatives and friends have not been receiving letters from him.
29.10.2013 EU to extend sanctions against Lukashenka regim
The statement was made by head of the EU delegation to Belarus Maira Mora.
29.10.2013 Marathon in memory of Stalin repression victims starts with detentions
Today, on the Day of Remembrance of the victims of totalitarian repression, police detained participants of a mourning marathon and journalists, Radio Liberty’s Belarus service reports.
29.10.2013 Ales Bialiatski may receive Lithuanian Freedom Prize
Lithuanian civil society activists are discussing the possibility of awarding the Belarusian political prisoner, human rights defender Ales Bialiatski the Freedom Prize. This is reported by the Lithuanian media, in particular delfi.lt.