News for 3 Sep 2021
03.09.2021 Judge orders closed hearings on first day of Viasna trial in Homieĺ
The trial of Leanid Sudalenka, Tatsiana Lasitsa and Maryia Tarasenka, Viasna activists in Homieĺ, will be held behind closed doors, the judge ruled soon after the first court session started this morning at the Centraĺny District Court.
03.09.2021 International Accountability Platform condemns Belarus’s decision not to initiate criminal investigations into allegations of torture and ill-treatment
The IAPB calls on Belarus to respect its obligations under international law.
03.09.2021 4 more persons imprisoned on defamation charges
Joint statement by representatives of the Belarusian human rights community