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Recent Posts

BYPOL claims existence of military unit tasked with neutralizing Lukashenka’s rivals abroad

BYPOL, a campaign created by opposition-minded people who earlier belonged to Belarusian uniformed services, has published the information about a special unit which is allegedly entrusted with tracking and neutralising Alyaksandr Lukashenka’s political opponents living in foreign countries. This […]

Story of imprisoned Belsat journalists Katsyaryna Andreyeva and Darya Chultsova

Who is Katsyaryna Andreyeva Katsyaryna was born in 1993 into a family of several generations of Minsk intellectuals. Her parents are philologists. Grandmother Ala Vahanava is an associate professor of the Department of Archeology of the Belarusian […]

Belarus News Round-Up Day 198: 16 Year old Jailed for 5 Years

Stand With Belarus 16-year-old Nikita Zalatarov sentenced to 5 years in prison for “mass riots”. Two more men were sentenced together with the teenager: 25-year-old Dzmitry Karneeu was sentenced to 8 years in prison. 28-year-old […]

Belarus News Round-Up Day 197: Flowers instead of sentence

Stand With Belarus “Flowers instead of sentence! Freedom for Katsiaryna Barysevich!”. People place flowers all around Minsk in solidarity with arrested tutby journalist who shared a document that Raman Bandarenka was sober at the time […]

Belarus News Round-Up Day 196: The Struggle Continues

Stand With Belarus Yesterday Lukashenka went to Russia to have a meeting with Putin. However, the meeting is planned to be on 22 February. What is he planning to do for two days? If you […]

Witness to Henadz Shutau’s murder faces 10 years in jail

The trial over Alyaksandr Kardzyukou, a witness to the murder of Henadz Shutau, continues in Brest voblast court. The prosecutor Henadz Bury has demanded for the prisoner 10 years in a reinforced regime colony. They […]

Belarus News Round-Up Day 194: Two Years in Jail For Journalism

Stand With Belarus Journalists of Belsat_TV, Katsyaryna Andreyeva and Darya Chultsova were sentenced to two years in jail for broadcasting a violent dispersal of a rally in memory of murdered Raman Bandarenka on 15 November. […]

Belarus News Round-Up Day 193: Freedom is never given; it is won

Stand With Belarus Today was a trial of Viktar Babaryka who intended to be a president candidate, but was arrested before he managed to become one. People came to court to show solidarity. Before the […]

Belarus News Round-Up Day 192: The regime raids HR Defenders, journalists and activists

Stand With Belarus From early morning an attack on independent journalists, Human Rights defenders and members of independent workers’ union began throughout Belarus. Founder of charities BY_help and BYSOL stated that police came even to […]

Swedish embassy in Minsk harbors two Belarusians for five months

Father and son sought refuge after protests but are becoming a diplomatic issue for Sweden Two Belarusians who sought refuge in the Swedish embassy in Minsk in September are still there five months later, Sweden’s […]