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Campaign launched against restaurant close to Stalin-era massacre site

  Campaigners have started collecting signatures to an online petition urging authorities to stop the construction of a large restaurant and entertainment center in the vicinity of a Stalin-era massacre site.

Web users in Belarus unable to access popular online petition site

  Web users in Belarus have been unable to access the popular US-based campaign site change.org amid reports that it has been blocked by the country’s authorities.

Police in Minsk try to prevent collection of signatures for petition calling for return to believers of former Catholic church

Police try to prevent activists of Belarusian Christian Democracy (BCD) from collecting signatures for a petition calling for the return to believers of the former St. Joseph Catholic Church in downtown Minsk.

Some 25,000 people sign petition for Uladzimir Nyaklyayew\'s nomination as delegate to All-Belarusian People\'s Assembly

Activists of the "Tell the Truth!" campaign have collected some 25,000 signatures to a petition calling for the nomination of leader Uladzimir Nyaklyayew as a delegate to the Fourth All-Belarusian People’s Assembly.

Campaigners in Baltic Sea region collecting signatures for petition against Belarusian nuclear project

In the petition, the activists express concern that the Belarusian nuclear power plant will radioactively contaminate the River Viliya that runs nearby the site and flows into the Baltic Sea.

Opposition youths deliver petition to education ministry

About 10 young activists of the “Tell the Truth!” campaign on August 12 visited the education ministry in Minsk to deliver a petition to Minister Alyaksandr Radzkow on the occasion of International Youth Day, BelaPAN

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

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

Lukashenka petitioned to abolish controversial edict

More than 1,200 people have already signed an online petition urging Alyaksandr Lukashenka to abolish his February edict governing the use of the Internet, BelaPAN reports.

Lawyer petitions prosecutor general to quash Kazulin’s sentence

Dzmitry Harachka, the lawyer of imprisoned opposition politician Alyaksandr Kazulin, has petitioned Prosecutor General Ryhor Vasilevich to overturn the former presidential candidate’s sentence.

Small business association petitions authorities over plans to remove bus stop kiosks in Minsk

The Perspektyva small business association has petitioned a number of governmental agencies over the Minsk city authorities’ plans to remove all retail kiosks from bus stops, BelaPAN reports.