Neurologist sentenced to four years in a penal colony stated about the beatings at the trial

Neurologist sentenced to four years in a penal colony stated about the beatings at the trial

On January 21, the Lieninski District Court of Hrodna passed a verdict in the criminal case against political prisoner Aliaksandr Tsialeha.

"Human Rights Defenders for Free Elections" campaign to launch an expert mission to monitor the referendum

"Human Rights Defenders for Free Elections" campaign to launch an expert mission to monitor the referendum

“Human Rights Defenders for Free Elections” Campaign Statement

Human rights defenders sent an alternative report on the human rights situation in Belarus to CESCR

Human rights defenders sent an alternative report on the human rights situation in Belarus to CESCR

The report will be considered by CESCR at its 71st session that will take place from 14 February to 4 March 2022.

Sport journalist and football player Aliaksandr Ivulin sentenced to jail

Sport journalist and football player Aliaksandr Ivulin sentenced to jail

He was found guilty in a criminal case and sentenced to two years in a general-security penal colony.

Ales Kaputski recognised as a political prisoner

Ales Kaputski recognised as a political prisoner

Joint statement by the Belarusian human rights community

Ales Kaputski sentenced to another 15 days of administrative imprisonment

Ales Kaputski sentenced to another 15 days of administrative imprisonment

The human rights defender was supposed to be released on January 16, 2021, but was again sentenced to 15 days of arrest.

Another three political prisoners from Belarus adopted by European politicians

Another three political prisoners from Belarus adopted by European politicians

Members of Parliament from Germany and the Netherlands adopt Aliaksandr Nurdzinau, Dzmitry Kulakouski and Raman Hvazdziolka

Human rights defenders call to release another 11 political prisoners

Human rights defenders call to release another 11 political prisoners

Joint statement by the Belarusian human rights community

#FreeViasna: Weekly news digest on Viasna’s imprisoned human rights defender

#FreeViasna: Weekly news digest on Viasna’s imprisoned human rights defender

Latest news about imprisoned Viasna members

HRDs call for retrials and release of political prisoners

HRDs call for retrials and release of political prisoners

Joint statement by the Belarusian human rights community

Members of Parliament from Germany adopt political prisoners Volha Takarchuk, Yuliya Harachka and Siarhei Kapanets

Members of Parliament from Germany adopt political prisoners Volha Takarchuk, Yuliya Harachka and Siarhei Kapanets

As part of Libereco’s solidarity campaign #WeStandBYyou, Jamila Schäfer, Marlene Schönberger and Olaf in der Beek have taken on a godparenthood for political prisoners in Belarus

Six months in jail. What is known about three detained Viasna members

Six months in jail. What is known about three detained Viasna members

What relatives say about the detained Viasna members, how they met the New Year without their loved ones, and what the human rights defenders write in their letters–in our story.

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