News for 19 May 2020
19.05.2020 Viasna’s Volunteer Service through the eyes of its members
Now there are more than 40 active people in the Volunteer Service who are ready at almost any moment to engage in the promotion of human rights. We asked some of our volunteers to tell us about their views on and experience of volunteering.
19.05.2020 Political prisoner Pilip Shaurou walks free after mild sentence
The court of the Centraĺny district of Minsk has sentenced Pilip Shaurou, activist of the Young Front opposition group earlier called a political prisoner by Belarusian human rights defenders, to a fine of 1,350 rubles, finding him guilty of criminal vandalism and property damage.