Posted on: 2021-05-22 Posted by: Voice of Belarus Comments: 0

Belarus Daily | 22 May

Events to commemorate political prisoner Vitold Ashurak are held throughout Belarus and abroad; age is not a hindrance to arrest 22 May 2021 | Voice of Belarus Events to commemorate Vitold Ashurak are held throughout Belarus and abroad An inscription “For the murder of Vitold Ashurak” appeared on the wall of the Belarusian embassy in…

Posted on: 2021-05-21 Posted by: Voice of Belarus Comments: 0

Belarus Daily | 21 May

A political prisoner died in the custody of a Belarusian colony; reasons why the authorities are persecuting TUT.BY; 37 OSCE participating States issue a statement on Belarus 21 May 2021 | Voice of Belarus A political prisoner dies in Belarusian colony Political prisoner Vitold Ashurak died in the Shklou colony. The preliminary cause of death is…

Posted on: 2021-05-20 Posted by: Voice of Belarus Comments: 0

Belarus Daily | 20 May

15th person arrested in TUT.BY case revealed; European Parliament and OSCE representatives condemn repressions of journalists; media around the world are following developments in Belarus; authorities try to avoid holding any type of elections 20 May 2021 | Voice of Belarus Detentions of TUT.BY employees continue Former company attorney, Iryna Kastyuchenka, who had recently changed…

Posted on: 2021-05-19 Posted by: Voice of Belarus Comments: 0

Belarus Daily | 19 May

Katsiaryna Barysevich was released; the number of detained TUT.BY employees revealed; the apartment of Yahor Martsinovich, “Nasha Niva” editor-in-chief, was searched; German Foreign Minister is ready to discuss whether the EU sanctions policy is sufficient 19 May 2021 | Voice of Belarus The number of detained TUT.BY staff members revealed On 18 May, the authorities…

Posted on: 2021-05-18 Posted by: Voice of Belarus Comments: 0

Belarus Daily | 18 May

An attack on media: the authorities opened a criminal case against TUT.BY; the head of the Union of Poles rejected a freedom offer conditional on further deportation; 10 to 15 days of administrative arrest for a bike ride 18 May 2021 | Voice of Belarus The authorities attacked the most visited online media portal in Belarus by…

Posted on: 2021-05-17 Posted by: Voice of Belarus Comments: 0

Belarus Daily | 17 May

Lukashenko signed a law on national security: security forces will be able to use military equipment during rallies; Belarusian pensioners are the worst off in Europe 17 May 2021 | Voice of Belarus Lukashenko signed a law on national security: security forces will be able to use military equipment during rallies On 17 May 2021,…

Posted on: 2021-05-16 Posted by: Voice of Belarus Comments: 0

Belarus Daily | 16 May

Belarus stripped of hosting rights for a Biathlon World Cup event; German universities refuse to continue partnership with the leading Belarusian university; Belorusneft employee who recorded a video against violence on behalf of his co-workers detained 16 May 2021 | Voice of Belarus Belarus stripped of hosting rights for a Biathlon World Cup event A…

Posted on: 2021-05-15 Posted by: Voice of Belarus Comments: 0

Belarus Daily | 15 May

One year since Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya announced her intention to run for president; a DW journalist sentenced to 20 days in jail; a senior woman was summoned to court for laying flowers at writer Vasil Bykau’s grave 15 May 2021 | Voice of Belarus It has been a year since Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya announced her intention to…

Posted on: 2021-05-14 Posted by: Voice of Belarus Comments: 0

Belarus Daily | 14 May

Political prisoner Dzianis Urad sentenced to 18 years in jail; riot police disperse Minskers expressing solidarity with defendants in students’ case; Photojournalist gets 10-day jail term 14 May 2021 | Voice of Belarus Political prisoner Dzianis Urad sentenced to 18 years in jail Dzyanis Urad, a captain of the General Staff of Belarus, who revealed…