News for 4 Nov 2015
04.11.2015 CoE Commissioner for Human Rights: “Belarus has a lot of challenges ahead in order to become a fully democratic country”
Nils Muižnieks, Council of Europe’s Commissioner for Human Rights, has told about his perception of the human rights situation in Belarus and the prospects of cooperation between Belarus and the Council of Europe in an interview with Radio Liberty/Radio Free Europe Belarus service.
04.11.2015 Minsk City Court quashes fine for peaceful protests
Viachaslau Siuchyk, the leader of the Razam opposition movement, has won an appeal to the Minsk City Court against the Centraĺny District Court, which fined the politician 10.8 mln rubles on charges of being involved in two illegal protests staged in Minsk on September 23 and October 4.
04.11.2015 Ex-political prisoner Eduard Lobau wanted by police
Former political prisoner Eduard Lobau may face new criminal charges, according to the website of the Belarusian Documentation Center.