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Human rights defenders answer questions from visitors to BelaPAN`s news website

Aleh Hulak, chairman of the Belarusian Helsinki Committee, (right) and one more prominent rights defender, Valyantsin Stefanovich, visited BelaPAN`s office on Tuesday to answer questions from visitors to the infor

Seventeen people left in presidential race

A total of 19 people filed applications with the central election commission for the registration of their nomination groups...

Leaders of four pro-democratic groups set up coalition ahead of presidential poll

The leaders of four pro-democratic groups on September 17 signed an agreement on the establishment of a coalition to coordinate their activities during the country’s presidential campaign, BelaPAN reports.

Four pro-democratic groups set up coalition to coordinate activities during presidential campaign

Alyaksandr Milinkevich of the Movement for Freedom, Alyaksey Yanukevich of the Belarusian Popular Front, Aleh Novikaw of the Belarusian Party of the Greens and Ales Mikhalevich...

Leader of \"Tell the Truth!\" campaign unveils priorities of his election platform

Uladzimir Nyaklyayew, a prominent poet and the leader of the "Tell the Truth!" campaign, on Thursday unveiled priorities of his election platform, BelaPAN reports.

Belarusian Christian Democracy launches campaign against redevelopment of religious buildings

Belarusian Christian Democracy has launched a campaign to prevent the Minsk city authorities from converting a former Bernardine church and monastery complex into a hotel and an entertainment center, Pavel Sevyarynets, co-chairman of the yet-unregistered opposition party,

Uladzimir Nyaklyayew announces presidential bid

Mr. Nyaklyayew stressed that the \"Tell the Truth!\" team were \"fully ready\" for his presidential campaign...

Poet Nyaklyayew barred from speaking at Moscow international book fair following protest from official Belarusian delegation

Prominent Belarusian poet Uladzimir Nyaklyayew, leader of the “Tell the Truth!” campaign, was denied the opportunity to speak at the 23rd Moscow International Book Fair, which began in the Russian capital city on September 1,

Campaign headquarters for Belarusian Christian Democracy\'s presidential nominee said to have been established in 32 cities

Campaign headquarters have reportedly been established in 32 Belarusian cities for Vital Rymashewski, co-chairman of Belarusian Christian Democracy (BCD) who plans to run in the forthcoming presidential election.

Lukashenka pledges further efforts to cut excessive red tape

The government will continue efforts to combat excessive red tape, Alyaksandr Lukashenka told reporters on Wednesday, as quoted by BelaPAN.

Belarusian Popular Front\'s presidential nominee calls for broad use of Belarusian in presidential campaign

The Belarusian Popular Front's presidential nominee Ryhor Kastusyow has called for a broad use of the Belarusian language in the forthcoming presidential campaign, as quoted by BelaPAN.

Activist of \"Tell the Truth!\" campaign sentenced to $470 fine

Mikhail Pashkevich was sentenced Thursday to a fine of 1.4 million rubels ($470) after he and other activists of the "Tell the Truth!" campaign delivered a petition to the education ministry earlier in the day, BelaPAN

Period of \"Tell the Truth!\" activist\'s detention extended to 10 days

The period of Mikhail Bashura's detention has been extended to 10 days, Tamara Sidarenka, the lawyer of the prominent activist of the "Tell the Truth!" campaign, told BelaPAN.

Activists of \"Tell the Truth!\" campaign start collecting signatures for their leader to attend All-Belarusian People\'s Assembly

Activists of the "Tell the Truth!" campaign across Belarus have started collecting signatures to a petition to nominate the campaign's leader, poet Uladzimir Nyaklyayew, as a delegate to the forthcoming All-Belarusian People's Assembly.

Campaign headquarters established in Homyel for Belarusian Christian Democracy\'s presidential hopeful

About 20 opposition activists in Homyel have established a local campaign headquarters of Vital Rymashewski, co-chairman of Belarusian Christian Democracy (BCD) who plans to run in the forthcoming presidential election.

\"Tell the Truth!\" campaign will go on, leader promises

The Minsk City Economic Court declared null and void an office lease contract between Rukh Naperad and the landlord, a ruling that puts the organization under the threat of liquidation.

Activists of “Tell the Truth!” campaign file petition for naming street after Vasil Bykaw

Poet Uladzimir Nyaklyayew and other activists of the “Tell the Truth!” campaign on July 12 filed a petition with the Minsk Executive Committee for naming a street after prominent Belarusian writer Vasil Bykaw.

Activists of “Tell the Truth!” campaign comment on seizures of sheets of signatures to petitions for naming streets after Vasil Bykaw

At a countryside event held near Minsk on Thursday, activists of the “Tell the Truth!” campaign told the gathered journalists about authorities’ move to take away sheets of signatures that had been collected to petitions for naming streets in Minsk and Hrodna after writer

Winners of Belarusian-language advertising contest collect awards

Winners of the first-ever Belarusian-language advertising contest picked up their awards at a ceremony in Minsk on July 7.

Court rejects suit seeking liquidation of organization behind \"Tell the Truth!\" campaign

The Minsk City Economic Court on Wednesday turned down the city authorities' lawsuit seeking the liquidation of Rukh Naperad (Movement Forward), an organization that is behind the embattled "Tell the Truth!" campaign.

Sheets bearing 50,000 signatures collected to petitions for naming streets after Vasil Bykaw stolen from apartment in Minsk

Sheets bearing 50,000 signatures collected to a petition for naming streets in Minsk and Hrodna after writer Vasil Bykaw were stolen on July 6 from the Minsk apartment of an activist of the “Tell the Truth!” campaign, Yuliya Rymashewskaya, spokesperson for the campaign, to

Activists of “Tell the Truth!” campaign commemorate WWII heroes, Belarusian literary greats

Activists of the “Tell the Truth” campaign laid flowers at the graves of WWII heroes and Belarusian literary greats Yakub Kolas and Yanka Kupala at the Military Cemetery in Minsk on July 3 on the occasion of the country`s Independence Day that also marks the liberation of

Campaign against rise in motor fuel prices will continue, leader says

A campaign against the rise in motor fuel prices will continue, Kanstantsin Mikhaylaw, one of the leaders of the “Stop Gasoline!” campaign, said during a round-table conference held in Minsk on Tuesday, as quoted by BelaP

Authorities move to close down organization behind \"Tell the Truth!\" campaign

The Minsk city authorities have moved to close down Rukh Naperad (Movement Forward), an organization behind the "Tell the Truth!" campaign that has come under strong pressure from the authorities recently.

\"Tell the Truth!\" activist links arrest to \"phone call from printing plant\"

Syarhey Vaznyak, editor in chief of Tovarishch, a publication of the “Spravedlivy Mir” (Just World) Belarusian Party of the Left, linked his three-day detention to a "phone call from a printing plant."