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On 17 November 1996, Belarussian police reportedly beat demonstrators with truncheons and arrested more than 10 people during a peaceful demonstration against the ...
Urgent Action EUR 49/005/1996
Amnesty International has learned from the Belarussian Ministry of Foreign Affairs that Igor Mirenkov was executed in June 1996.
Urgent Action EUR 49/004/1996
Fears that the above, sentenced to death on 9 August 1995, may be facing imminent execution have been heightened by an official statement that the death penalty ...
Urgent Action EUR 49/003/1996
Yuri Khadyka, 57, Vyacheslav Sivchyk, 34: AI is concerned for the well-being of two prisoners of conscience currently awaiting trial in Belarus. The above, both ...
Urgent Action EUR 49/002/1996
This bulletin summarizes Amnesty International's main human rights concerns in 36 countries in Europe during the last six months of 1995. The five Central Asian ...
Newsletter EUR 01/001/1996
1. News in brief: Equatorial Guinea: release of poc's Felipe Ondo Obiang, Bonifacio Nguema Esono, Rwanda: release of Jean-Baptiste Barambirwa, Brazil: protection ...
Report ACT 60/001/1996
AI has learned that the death sentence of the above has been commuted to 15 years' imprisonment.
Urgent Action EUR 49/001/1996
AI has received more information on the case of Igor Yurevich Kopytin, prisoner on death row in Belarus. He has been in detention since 15 September 1993. It is ...
Urgent Action EUR 49/007/1995
AI fears that the above faces imminent execution unless the President of Belarus exercises his constitutional authority to commute his death sentence. I Kopytin ...
Urgent Action EUR 49/006/1995
Sergey Kutyavin was executed on 21 January 1995.
Urgent Action EUR 49/002/1995