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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Belarus: Write for rights: Ihar Tsikhanyuk: Beaten by police for ...
1 October 2013

Ihar Tsikhan yuk, an open. ly gay man a nd gay rights. activist, was having hosp. ital treatmen t. for a stomac h ulcer when. two police o fficers enter. ...

Document       EUR 49/014/2013

Vaclav Havel Human Rights Award goes to Belarusian ...
30 September 2013

Ales Bialiatski, a Belarusian human rights activist and a prisoner of conscience, was awarded the Václav Havel Human Rights Prize.

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Amnesty International | Vaclav Havel Human Rights Award ...
30 September 2013

Ales Bialiatski, a Belarusian human rights activist and a prisoner of conscience, was awarded the Václav Havel Human Rights Prize in recognition for ...

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Belarus: Further information: Pavel Selyun seeks presidential ...
17 September 2013

Pavel Selyun's appeal was turned down by the Supreme Court on 17 September 2013. He had been sentenced to death on 12 June, and will now ...

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Wire, September/October 2013. Vol. 43, issue 005
30 August 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Egypt's long road to equality 3) Forced evictions; 'Even the rats in my house are worried' 4) 'They would only succeed if we ...

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Belarus: Further information: Zmitser Dashkevich released ...
28 August 2013

Belarusian prisoner of conscience Zmitser Dashkevich has been released from prison this morning after serving his full sentence. He has said he feels ...

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Belarus: Outspoken psychiatrist forcibly detained: Igor Postnov
28 August 2013

A psychiatrist working in Belarus, Igor Postnov, has been forcibly detained and treated in the hospital where he works following his outspoken criticism ...

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Belarusian activist still languishes in prison, two years on
2 August 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. FEATURE. AI index: EUR 49/013/2013. 02 August 2013. Belarusian activist still languishes in prison, two years on. ...

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Belarusian activist still languishes in prison, two years on ...
2 August 2013

On the second anniversary of the arrest of Belarusian human rights activist Ales Bialiatski, Amnesty International speaks to his wife about their struggle ...

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Belarus: Activist facing jail for helping the homeless: Aliaksei ...
17 July 2013

Aliaksei Shchadrou is facing a two-year prison term in Belarus for acting on behalf of an unregistered religious organization. If jailed he will be a prisoner ...

Urgent Action       EUR 49/012/2013