“Gray Book” of Vitsebsk human rights defenders
days the “Gray Book” of Vitsebsk human
rights defenders, featuring a chronicle of
human rights violations in the Vitsebsk from July 2012 to June 2013,
has been published. The volume
of the book is 120 pages.
As stated at the website vitebskspring.org, the authors also prepared an electronic version of the book (accessible on this link).
The book, issued for the second year already, includes the following chapters: criminal cases against civil society activists, violations of civil and political rights, monitoring of trials, violations of the electoral law, restriction of economic freedom, pressurization of journalists, obstruction of human rights activists, civil actions and appeals of Belarusian citizens to the UN Human Rights Committee.