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Human rights - the basic element of peace and security

On the occasion of Freedom Day on 25 March, the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania hosted discussion "2015 in Belarus - when the geopolitics takes precedence over the values ​​of democracy" during which important issues of the current situation in the country and the Belarusian-European relations were discussed. 27 Mar 2015 »

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The only registered regional human rights organisation under the threat of dissolution

On 17 March, 2015, the hearing on a lawsuit to close down the only registered regional human rights organisation in the country – the Mahiliou Human Rights Center (MHRC) has started. This lawsuit comes amidst an ongoing crackdown on human rights defenders by the Belarusian authorities. 25 Mar 2015 »

Image: Intigam Aliyev receiving People in Need Homo Homini Award on 7 March 2013 from Karel Schwarzenberg, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic 
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HRH Baku

New evidence weakens prosecution

Use of unregistered grants has been at the core of the charges against human rights lawyer Intigam Aliyev. In court the defence provided rebuttal of prosecutors’ version. 18 Mar 2015 »

Image: Noise in the court hearing of Intigam Aiyev’s case
HRH Tbilisi

Noise in the court hearing of Intigam Aiyev’s case

The Baku Court on Grave Crimes has been discussing the cases of the arrested human rights defenders for two months already. On March 10, the Court continued discussion into the case of Intigam Aliyev, Azerbaijan human rights defender, who was arrested on August 8, 2014. The main part of the hearing was spent on the discussion of solicitations from the defense side. Interrogation of the witness caused conflict in the courtroom for what the judge postponed the process. 12 Mar 2015 »

Image: UN Special Rapporteur called the deportation of human rights defender Tonkacheva disproportionate 
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Belarusian HRH

UN Special Rapporteur called the deportation of human rights defender Tonkacheva disproportionate

The deportation of Elena Tonkacheva demonstrates "the immense challenges that continue to exist for human rights defenders to fulfill their work in Belarus." This was stated on 6 March, by Miklós Haraszti, the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Belarus, at the UN Human Rights Council. 11 Mar 2015 »

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