Mikola Dziadok

Anarchist and blogger Mikalai Dziadok was detained late in the evening of November 11 in a safe house near Minsk. After his arrest Dziadok was tortured for several hours and forced to give passwords to the encrypted equipment. The investigation believes that Dziadok repeatedly called for illegal actions on his Internet pages, including participation in […]

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Aliaksandar Frantskievich

Aliaksandar Frantskevich is a left-wing activist from Belarus. He was detained on August 12 in Minsk фтв charged under part 1 of article 293 of the Criminal Code – “organization of mass riots”. It was reported that during his detention Aliaksandar was tortured with a еaser to give false testimony. Address for sending letters: SIZO-1, […]

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Roman Bogdan – released

Roman Bogdan is an antifascist from Brest. Arrested on April 1, 2015 on suspicion of participation in the fight with neo-nazis that took place on May 8, 2013. Together with Dzmitry Stsyashenka they were charged with aggravated bodily harm and face up to 10 years in prison. In March 2014 Dzmitry Zvan’ko was sentenced on […]

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Mikalai Dziadok: “I want to be last convict under Article 411 of Criminal Code”

The political prisoner demands to annul Article 411 of the Criminal Code. The Human Rights Center “Viasna” published an open letter by political prisoner Mikalai Dziadok, who draws attention to the gross violations of the rights of those held in prisons, disadvantages and throw-backs of “correctional” institutions, as well as unfair punishment under Article 411 […]

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