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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Belarus: Man sentenced to death in Belarus: Pavel Selyun
27 June 2013

A 23 year-old man has been sentenced to death in Western Belarus on 12 June for a double murder.

Urgent Action       EUR 49/009/2013

Belarus: Man sentenced to death in Belarus: Alyaksandr ...
19 June 2013

A 25-year-old man was sentenced to death in eastern Belarus on 14 June for the murder of a student on 20 September 2012.

Urgent Action       EUR 49/008/2013

Belarus: Prisoner kills cellmate, sentenced to death
13 June 2013

A prisoner, Rygor Yuzepchuk, was sentenced to death on 24 April for the murder of a cellmate in eastern Belarus. He could be executed within months ...

Urgent Action       EUR 49/007/2013

Belarus: Oral intervention at the 23rd session of the UN ...
4 June 2013

Amnesty International is very concerned about the retention and application of the death penalty by Belarus. Death sentences are imposed after unfair ...

Document       EUR 49/010/2013

Belarus: What is not permitted is prohibited: Silencing Civil ...
20 May 2013

Hundreds of persons in Belarus every year are directly deprived of their rights to freedom of association and assembly. Civil society organizations face ...

Public Statement       EUR 49/006/2013

Amnesty International | Belarus must stop the execution of ...
2 May 2013

The Belarus authorities must stop the execution of a man who was this week sentenced to death for murder.

Press Release      

Belarus must stop the execution of man on death row ...
2 May 2013

The homeless man originally from Ukraine has been sentenced to death for killing a fellow prisoner in Mahiliou, eastern Belarus.

Story      

Belarus: What is not permitted is prohibited: Silencing civil ...
18 April 2013

This report examines the state of the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association in Belarus and documents violations of these rights faced ...

Report       EUR 49/002/2013

Belarus: 'I can't believe he's not here any more'
12 April 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL FEATURE Publication Date: Friday 12 April 2013 AI Index EUR 49/004/2013. 'I can't believe ...

PressItem       EUR 49/004/2013

Letter Writing Marathon 2012: Final report
3 April 2013

In 2012, 12 cases of individuals and communities whose human rights have been violated were given huge international public attention by Amnesty ...

Report       ACT 30/022/2013