March 25 was planned by some liberal opposition leaders as the day of the biggest protest against Lukashenko’s policies this year. The biggest one on the wave of the recent anti-governmental demonstrations that started in February this year. It ended with the biggest police mobilization in years bringing thousands of riot cops to Minsk and […]
Belarus experiences mass protests and a huge wave of repression again. At the moment several dozens anarchists are arrested for a few weeks for participating in the protests against the ‘tax on unemployment’. Six people are on hunger strike.
[SPANISH] Today in three major cities of Belarus – Minsk, Mogilev and Grodno – people took the streets protesting against government attempts to collect tax off the unemployed (details of the story HERE). In Minsk, demonstrations managed to gather more that 1 500 people, in Mogilev and Grodno 1 000 each. These are the biggest […]
On the night of May 23rd, the police in Warsaw arrested three anarchists on charges of an alleged arson attempt of a police vehicle. The three were transferred to a remand prison where they are to be held in custody for three months, awaiting trial. They face up to 8 years in prison. Media frenzy […]
24-year-old history student Viktorija Kolbešnikova is on trial in Lithuania, charged with public incitement to discrimination, violence and physical destruction of national and social groups.