Yearly Archives: 2010

Presidential Elections Night

19/12/2010

30.000 people gathered on October square of Minsk and marched to the Independence square in protest against falsification of the election results. The peaceful demonstration was brutally beaten up. More than 600 people, including 7 presidential candidates arrested. Most of the arrested were sentenced to short-term freedom deprival (15 days), more than 40 people were… Read More »

Solidarity Day

16/12/2010

Three days before the Presidential elections thouthands of people gathered on October Square of Minsk.   Sources: charter97.org, ciwr.org

We Remember

16/09/2010

Eleventh anniversary of Viktor Gonchar and Anatoly Krasovsky disappearance. Images from Solidarity action in Minsk.   Sources: svaboda.org, nn.by, mfront.net

Disappeared but not Forgotten

16/09/2010

In Eindhoven, Netherlands, an opening of the photo exposition Verdwenen maar niet vergeten (Disappeared but not Forgotten) took place on the 16th of September. Afterward a commemoration ceremony was held to mark the 11th anniversary of Viktor Gonchar and Anatoly Krasovsky disappearance. The photo exposition was opened by elderman Staf Depla. A word by daughter… Read More »

International Day of the Disappeared

30/08/2010

On August the 30th the whole world celebrates the International Day of the Disappeared. On this day We Remember organized an action dedicated to the involuntary disappeared persons in Belarus.The action took place in Amsterdam, Netherlands, at one of the central squares, Leidsepleinю Participants of the action were holding portraits of disappeared Yuri Zakharenko, Viktor… Read More »

Solidarity Day

16/08/2010

Images from Solidarity Day actions taken in Minsk, the Hague and Brussels.   Sources: belradio.fm, charter97.org. svaboda.org, nn.by, ciwr.org

In memory of Dmitry Zavadsky

07/07/2010

The tenth anniversary of Dmitry Zavadsky disappearance was marked by an action in front of the house where he used to live. Commemorations also took place in the offices of BAJ and Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Portraits of Dmitry Zavadsky as well of the other three disappeared Belarusians were posted all around Minsk.   Sources:… Read More »