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Serbia: Halt the extradition of Andrej Hniot to Belarus

The Belarusian PEN joins the statement of PEN International regarding Andrej Hniot. 24 June 2024: Belarusian filmmake...

The statement on the recognition of 17 people as political prisoners

Joint statement by the Belarusian human rights community June 20, 2024 In connection with information about charges, ...

The statement on the recognition of 15 people as political prisoners

Joint statement of the human rights coalition June 19, 2024 We, representatives of the human rights community of Bela...

Peru: PEN International condemns legal harassment of journalist and author Gustavo Gorriti

PEN Belarus joins the statement of PEN International and condemns legal harassment of journalist and author Gustavo G...

The statement on the recognition of 5 people as political prisoners

Statement by the human rights community of Belarus June 17, 2024 We, the representatives of the Belarusian human righ...

Serbia: Stop the Extradition of Andrej Hniot to Belarus

On 31 May 2024, the Belgrade High Court ordered the extradition of Belarusian filmmaker and co-founder of the “Free A...

Alena Cieraškova

Alena Cieraškova is a writer, poet, translator, doctor, mother of four children, sister of political prisoner Maksim ...

Chronicle of human rights violations in the sphere of culture (1-15 June 2024)

As of 15 June 2024, at least 159 cultural figures, including not less than 38 People of the Word, were behind bars. P...

The statement on the recognition of 10 people as political prisoners

Joint statement by the Belarusian human rights community June 14, 2024 The Belarusian human rights community notes an...

Statement on the recognition of political prisoner and journalist Alena Cimaščuk

Joint statement by the Belarusian human rights community June 13, 2024 On June 3, 2024, the Brest Regional Court sent...

The statement on the recognition of 9 people as political prisoners

Joint statement by the Belarusian human rights community June 6, 2024 In connection with information about charges, d...

Russian Federation: Free Russian-American journalist Alsu Kurmasheva

The Belarusian PEN joins the statement of PEN International regarding Russian-American journalist Alsu Kurmasheva. ‘T...