Open Letter to the President of the Republic of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenka

Dear Mr. President We, 48 undersigned organizations from 24 countries, strongly condemn the continuing wave of detentions and harassment of peaceful protesters, journalists, human rights defenders, civil society activists, anarchists and opposition party members in Belarus. Most of the detentions and harassment are linked to participation in peaceful protests demanding Read more…

Final Declaration of the Campaign ‘Human Rights Defenders for Free Elections’ in Belarus

No confirmation of official election result possible by independent election monitoring. Final Declaration of the Campaign “Human Rights Defenders for Free Elections” in Belarus Slight improvement of general conditions ascertained On Sunday, 28th September 2008, the parliamentary elections took place in Belarus. The initiative “Human Rights Defenders for Free Elections” Read more…