Monthly Archives: April 2012

Joint statement on situation in Belarus of International organizations and European deputies

18/04/2012

Member of European Parliament Marek Migalski initiated a joint statement on the current situation in Belarus. Plese see the text below: We welcome the long awaited release of former presidential candidate Andrei Sannikov and his authorized representative, Coordinator of the "European Belarus" Dmitri Bondarenko. We must, however, point out that at least 13 Belarusian political… Read More »

Irina Krasovskaya is taking part in the international experts meeting «Gendered Impacts of Enforced Disappearances»

17/04/2012

We Remember president Irina Krasovskaya is taking part in the international experts meeting «Gendered Impacts of Enforced Disappearances» in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 17 to 19 April. She will deliver her speech on April 18. UN Women, the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, and the International Center for Transitional Justice, in… Read More »

Statkevich shares cell with killer from “death squad”

16/04/2012

The monitoring group of Platform association managed to get information about confinement conditions for Mikalai Statkevich in a prison in Mahilou. A source from the administration of Mahilou prison No. 4 says Mikalai Statkevich is kept in a cell in the detention facility with another inmate. But staff of Platform association were surprised to learn… Read More »

Solidarity Day in the Netherlands on April 16

16/04/2012

On Monday April 16th an action of solidarity with the numerous Belarusian political prisoners, with the family members of the involuntary disappeared and executed Belarusians, with all the victims of the totalitarian regime of Lukashenko will take place in The Hague, Netherlands. The event is set to take place from 13:00 till 14:00 local time… Read More »

Alyaksandr Mauchnau sentenced to 1.5 years in prison, Artsyom Ihnatsikau — to 1.5 years of suspended sentence with a probation period of 1 year

08/04/2012

Judge Ivan Hrynevich sentenced former political prisoner Alyaksandr Mauchanau to 1 year and 6 months in a maximum security penal colony. His friend, Artsyom Ihnatsikau, was given one and a half years of suspended sentence with a probation period of one year,” Radio Svaboda reports. We remind Alyaksandr Mauchanau and Artsyom Ihnastsikau were detained as… Read More »