News for 12 Nov 2014
12.11.2014 “Incident with Andrei Bandarenka is a rude and cruel provocation”
Chairman of the Human Rights Centre "Viasna" Ales Bialiatski commented on the hunger-strike of the imprisoned human rights activist Andrei Bandarenka.
12.11.2014 Babruisk hunger-strikers questioned by police
As reported to BelaPAN by Aliaksandr Varankin, the activists of the Belarusian Independent Trade Union, having gone on a hunger strike because of their discharge from Babruisk plant of tractor details and aggregates, were questioned at the police office.
12.11.2014 Coordinator of BCD organising committee summoned to prosecutor's office
Aliaksandr Khrapko, a coordinator of the organising committee of the Belarusian Christian Democracy party (BCD) and People's Control campaign in Brest, has been called to the prosecutor's office of the Brest region to be served a warning “against repeating a crime,” charter97.org learnt from the BCD press service.
12.11.2014 Amnesty International: Belarus Must Stop Imminent Execution: Eduard Lykau
Amnesty International is deeply concerned that death row prisoner Eduard Lykau is at imminent risk of execution in Belarus.
12.11.2014 Azerbaijan must stop its suppression of civil society
46 NGOs from 10 Human Rights Houses call upon Azerbaijan to stop the on going suppression of civil society, as Azerbaijan's chairmanship of the Council of Europe ends.