News for 10 Jan 2014

Kasia Kamotskaya's live performance banned in Minsk

10.01.2014 Kasia Kamotskaya's live performance banned in Minsk

The situation with the concert of the well-known Belarusian rock singer Kasia Kamotskaya in Minsk remains unknown the day before the show, the website tuzin.fm reports.

Foreign diplomats send New Year congratulations to Ales Bialiatski

10.01.2014 Foreign diplomats send New Year congratulations to Ales Bialiatski

The imprisoned head of the Human Rights Center “Viasna” received congratulations on Christmas from the heads of the embassies of the EU member states and the USA. Ales Bialiatski mentioned that in a letter to his colleagues on 7 January.

Babruisk and Mahiliou authorities determined places banned for signature pickets

10.01.2014 Babruisk and Mahiliou authorities determined places banned for signature pickets

Babruisk City Executive Committee has published a list of places prohibited for picketing for the purpose of collecting signatures for nomination of candidates for the local elections. The list of places remains unchanged when compared to the last election, and hence creates the same uncomfortable conditions for collecting signatures: pickets are prohibited in almost all places of Babruisk which are popular with the public.

10.01.2014 Initiator of medics' petition forced to take unpaid leave

Representatives of the health care committee and the emergency station met with the initiator of the campaign.

Haradok: political activist Leanid Autukhou detained due to anonimous denunciation

10.01.2014 Haradok: political activist Leanid Autukhou detained due to anonimous denunciation

In the Haradok District Police Department Mr. Autukhovich was showed a letter signed by the word "Anonymous". The letter stated that he was preparing a protest action in the city. As a result the BPF activist was held at the DPD for three years, until the departure from Haradok of hte regional authorities who came there to meet with disgruntled local businessmen.

Homel: fine for anti-alcoholization picket

10.01.2014 Homel: fine for anti-alcoholization picket

January 9 Tsentralny District Court Judge Alena Tsalkova issued a verdict on the administrative case against the coordinator of the civil initiative "Stop Drinking – Start Living!" Dzmitry Karashkou. He was sentenced to a fine of 10 basic units (1.3 million rubles) for holding an anti-alcohol picket.

Liudmila Kuchura: “The administration of the penitentiary hurried to transfer my husband to prison”

10.01.2014 Liudmila Kuchura: “The administration of the penitentiary hurried to transfer my husband to prison”

December 30, 2013 prisoner Piatro Kuchura, who was serving a sentence in penal colony No. 15 who disturbed the administration defending his rights, was transferred to the maximum security prson No. 4 in Mahiliou for three years.

Brest Regional Court upholds picket ban

10.01.2014 Brest Regional Court upholds picket ban

The panel of judges on civil cases of the Brest Regional Civil Court upheld the decision of the Biaroza District Court, which upheld the picket ban, issued to human rights defenders Siarhei Rusetski and Tamara Shchapiotkina by the local authorities.

2020: July June May April March February January

2019: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2018: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2017: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2016: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2015: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2014: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2013: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2012: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2011: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2010: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2009: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2008: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2007: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2006: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2005: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2004: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2003: December November October September August July June May April March February January

2002: December November October September

Partnership

Membership