Ales, imprisoned for the past two years: join us!

2013 2013-07-24T14:47:47+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

August 4, 2013 will mark a sad anniversary. Ales Bialiatski has been in jail for two years. Two years behind bars for defending human rights in his home country, Belarus. Ales keeps his hopes up. And despite the forced daily work, he writes a lot. His colleagues published his writings on prison literature in Belarus. And he is currently working on a second book on the human rigts movement in his country.
On August 4, we will be alongside Ales. The Belarusian government must know it!

For this, we have created a Thunderclap. This tool will allow your organization and other participants to simultaneously send on 4 August, via your Facebook and Twitter accounts the following message: # Belarus: Today Ales Bialiatski has been in jail for 2 yrs for defending #humanrights # FreeAles

The post will be published in English.

You do not need to wait until the 4th of August to participate in this campaign. You can click right now on the following link: and then :

  • Choose to support the campaign with either your Facebook or Twitter account
  • Click on "I Support" then log in to your Facebook or twitter account (Thunderclap will give you the choice), or both of them.

The message will automatically be published on August 4 on your Facebook and/or Twitter account(s) and without you needing to login.

Let our voice be heard!

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact our communications department: +33 1 43 55 14 12 - You will find on the website the latest information on the detention of Ales and more generally on the repression of civil society in Belarus.


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Московская Хельсинкская группа
Молодежное Правозащитное Движение
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