Opposition organizations are drawing up preliminary lists of contenders for this year’s elections for the House of Representatives.
Veteran politician Mechyslaw Hryb who chaired Belarus’ parliament in the early 1990s celebrated his 75th birthday on September 28.
Opposition politicians Yury Zakharanka and Viktar Hanchar, businessman Anatol Krasowski and journalist Dzmitry Zavadski went missing in 1999-2000.
Mechyslaw Hryb, secretary general of the Belarusian Social Democratic Party "Hramada," has announced readiness to run for president in the coming elections, BSDP Chairman Anatol Lyawkovich told BelaPAN.
Belarusian human rights activists on December 10 delivered a petition to the Presidential Administration, calling for the abolition of the death penalty.
Prosecutor General`s Office petitioned to institute criminal proceedings over Lukashenka`s ballot-rigging revelations
Anatol Lyabedzka, chairman of the United Civic Party, and Uladzimir Ukhnalyow, a leader of the Belarusian Party of Communists, on September 24 delivered a petition to the Prosecutor General`s Office, which demanded instituting criminal proceedings over Alyaksandr Lukashenk