Courts in Belarus

The state is obliged to protect children, but violates their rights and terrorizes families / collage by Ulad Rubanau

In Belarus, the children of activists are increasingly afraid of the police.

Siarhey Kastsiuchenka / earchives.bsu.by

The founder of Belarus' biggest private Priorbank is jailed on tax evasion charges but political factors should not be ruled out.

Aliaksey Viacherni / pridvinje.by

He was sentenced to 1 year and 9 months in prison.

Mikalai Autukhovich / Photo from Sviatlana Bohush Facebook page

Political prisoner Mikalai Autukhovich is protesting against the restrictions on his correspondence.

Russian military equipment / sample photo
Katsiaryna Andreyeva at work in fall 2020/photo from social feeds

Katsiaryna was calm about her sentence

Maksim Pazniakou / belnp.org

He was sentenced to 15 days of arrest.

Siarhey Adarykha

BELTA deputy general director Siarhei Addarykha gets 5 years in prison for passing restricted information to the opposition.

Prosecutor Ala Kuzma

Halina Mikhalchuk was sentenced to 2.5 years in a minimum security penal colony.