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Belarus: Further information: Andrei Sannikau denied access ...
17 November 2011

On 17 November Andrei Sannikau's lawyer was told by the Director of Mahiliow prison, north-east Belarus, that he was being held there. However his ...

Urgent Action       EUR 49/023/2011

Belarus: Jailed presidential candidate denied access to ...
17 November 2011

Belarusian authorities have repeatedly transferred prisoner of conscience Andrei Sannikau, apparently to intimidate him.

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Belarus: Further information: Belarusian prisoner of ...
16 November 2011

The whereabouts of Belarusian prisoner of conscience Andrei Sannikau are currently unknown. Amnesty International fears he may be at risk of torture ...

Urgent Action       EUR 49/022/2011

Amnesty International | Belarus activist facing jail over “ ...
3 November 2011

The Belarusian authorities must immediately release a prominent human rights activist and prisoner of conscience who faces up to seven years in jail ...

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Belarus activist facing jail over “politically motivated” tax ...
3 November 2011

A Belarus human rights activist faces up to seven years in jail on 'politically motivated' charges of tax evasion.

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Belarus: A call to Belarusian parliament to quash legislative ...
20 October 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 20 October 2011. Index: EUR 49/020/2011. A call to Belarusian parliament ...

Public Statement       EUR 49/020/2011

End the Death Penalty: World Day against the Death Penalty ...
3 October 2011

When Amnesty International was founded in 1961, only nine countries had abolished the death penalty for all crimes. Fifty years on, the trend towards ...

Document       ACT 51/002/2011

Wire, October/November 2011. Vol. 41, issue 05
1 October 2011

1) The Agenda 2) Up Front: Amnesty archives support case against Haiti's former dictator 3) No help from Europe 4) Police in the Dominican Republic ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/005/2011

Belarus: Belarusian prisoners of conscience at risk
30 September 2011

Belarusian prisoners of conscience, Andrei Sannikau and Zmitser Dashkevich, are being subjected to psychological pressure through constant transportation ...

Urgent Action       EUR 49/019/2011

Belarus: Further information: Free Belarusian human rights ...
13 September 2011

Prominent Belarusian human rights defender Ales Bialiatski, who was arrested on 4 August 2011, has now been charged, and his detention order has ...

Urgent Action       EUR 49/018/2011