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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: EaP CSF’s Belarusian National Platform defends protesters against controversial restaurant in Kurapaty

By   /  June 20, 2018  /  Aid, Baltics, Belarus, Culture, Economy, English, Entertainment, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Human Rights, Investment, Justice, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Police, Raw News, Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: EaP CSF’s Belarusian National Platform defends protesters against controversial restaurant in Kurapaty

Source: Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center in English The Belarusian National Platform of the Civil Society Forum of the Eastern Partnership has issued a statement to “express deep concern” over the construction and opening of the restaurant Poedem, Poedim next to the historical and cultural site Kurapaty in Minsk.In particular, the statement stresses that the […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Miklós Haraszti to present his last report on Belarus

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  Baltics, Belarus, Economy, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Human Rights, Investment, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Raw News, United Nations, Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Miklós Haraszti to present his last report on Belarus

Source: Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center in English Miklós Haraszti, UN Special Rapporteur on Belarus, during a meeting at the Belarusian Human Rights House in Vilnius. January 31, 2018 On June 25, Miklós Haraszti, UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Belarus, is expected to present his sixth and last report on […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Legacy of Dark Days: Protesters penalized for honoring victims of Stalinist repression

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  Aid, Baltics, Belarus, Economy, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Human Rights, Investment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Raw News, Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Legacy of Dark Days: Protesters penalized for honoring victims of Stalinist repression

Source: Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center in English Chain of Memory protest in Minsk. October 29, 2017 The video created by the Human Rights Center “Viasna” highlights the stories of two activists from Minsk, 80-year-old Anton Vusovich and 66-year-old Vera Vakulovich. They were among a few dozen people who gathered on October 29, 2017 outside […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Legislative amendments further restrict media in Belarus, says OSCE media freedom representative

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  Aid, Baltics, Belarus, Economy, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Human Rights, Internet Communications Technology, Investment, Justice, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Raw News, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Legislative amendments further restrict media in Belarus, says OSCE media freedom representative

Source: Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center in English Harlem Désir, OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media , speaking at the opening of the Internet Freedom Conference, 13 October 2017, Vienna. (OSCE) VIENNA, 18 June 2018 – OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Harlem Désir today expressed concern following the adoption of legislative amendments […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Amnesty International: Unprecedented Supreme Court decision to suspend death sentences

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Baltics, Belarus, Economy, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Human Rights, Investment, Justice, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Raw News, United Kingdom, Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Amnesty International: Unprecedented Supreme Court decision to suspend death sentences

Source: Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center in English http://spring96.org/en/news/90121 2018 2018-06-18T11:02:55+0300 2018-06-18T11:02:55+0300 2018-06-18T11:02:54+0300 en http://spring96.org/files/images/sources/amnesty-international.jpg The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”The Human Rights Center “Viasna” Responding to the news that the Supreme Court of Belarus has in an unprecedented move decided to suspend and review the […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Financial police raid apartment of BelaPAN director

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  Baltics, Belarus, Economy, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Human Rights, Investment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Police, Raw News, Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Financial police raid apartment of BelaPAN director

Source: Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center in English http://spring96.org/en/news/90100 2018 2018-06-14T11:33:24+0300 2018-06-14T11:33:24+0300 2018-06-14T11:33:24+0300 en http://spring96.org/files/images/sources/lipaj.jpg The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”The Human Rights Center “Viasna” Ales Lipai. Photo: belapan.by The Minsk apartment of Ales Lipai, director of the BelaPAN news agency, has been searched by financial […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: CPJ Blasts Belarus’s ‘Veiled Attempts At Tightening Censorship’

By   /  June 11, 2018  /  Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Baltics, Belarus, Economy, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Human Rights, Internet Communications Technology, Investment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Raw News, United Kingdom, Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: CPJ Blasts Belarus’s ‘Veiled Attempts At Tightening Censorship’

Source: Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center in English http://spring96.org/en/news/90073 2018 2018-06-11T11:41:33+0300 2018-06-11T11:41:33+0300 2018-06-11T11:41:32+0300 en http://spring96.org/files/images/sources/cpj-1.jpg The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has called on Belarusian lawmakers to reject proposed laws that could “further censor” the media […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Human Rights Situation in Belarus: May 2018

By   /  June 5, 2018  /  Aid, Baltics, Belarus, Business, Commerce, Economy, Education, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Health, Human Rights, Internet Communications Technology, Investment, Iran, Justice, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Police, Raw News, Trade, United Kingdom, Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Human Rights Situation in Belarus: May 2018

Source: Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center in English Summary:Belarusian prisons continued to hold two political prisoners, Mikhail Zhamchuzhny and Amnesty International’s prisoner of conscience Dzmitry Paliyenka. Amnesty International launched a global campaign of solidarity in support of Paliyenka;on May 8, Ihar Fiadynich and Ihar Komlik, leaders of the REP trade union, faced final charges under […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: HRDs set to monitor implementation of recommendations by UN Committee against Torture

By   /  June 2, 2018  /  Aid, Baltics, Belarus, Business, Commerce, Crime, Economy, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, gun control, Human Rights, Investment, Justice, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Raw News, Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: HRDs set to monitor implementation of recommendations by UN Committee against Torture

Source: Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center in English Representatives of a coalition of human rights organizations, which in late April presented an alternative report to the UN Committee against Torture, have commented on the Concluding observations of the Committee following the 63rd session of the Committee.The document consists of 63 items, which include two positive […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Amnesty International: Authorities must not tarnish positive steps by imposing new restrictions on freedom of association

By   /  June 1, 2018  /  Baltics, Belarus, Economy, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Human Rights, Investment, Justice, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Raw News, Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Amnesty International: Authorities must not tarnish positive steps by imposing new restrictions on freedom of association

Source: Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center in English http://spring96.org/en/news/90026 2018 2018-06-01T11:28:36+0300 2018-06-01T11:28:36+0300 2018-06-01T11:28:35+0300 en http://spring96.org/files/images/sources/amnestyshield.jpg The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”The Human Rights Center “Viasna” Amnesty International welcomes the positive steps being taken by the Belarusian authorities to lift existing restrictions on the right to freedom […]

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