Belarus: UN experts will examine the arbitrary detention of NEXTA editor Raman Pratasevich

Recent articles in Belarus

Statement on the human rights crisis in Belarus at the 48th Session of the Human Rights Council

ARTICLE 19, Access Now, IFEX, International Media Support and PEN America’s full statement during the interactive dialogue on the interim oral update of OHCHR on the situation of human rights in Belarus at the 48th Session of the Human Rights Council.

A woman holds a sign with an image of Belarusian President Lukashenko that reads "Next stop: The Hague" (referring to the International Criminal Court), during a solidarity protest by Belarusians living in exile, Hamburg, Germany, 15 August 2020, Markus Scholz/picture alliance via Getty Images

Repression and resistance in Belarus: A monthly chronology

A monthly chronology of repression and resistance in Belarus, based on the work of IFEX members and other international and domestic actors.

A riot police officer guards State Flag Square, with the Supreme Court building in the background, during mass protests against the presidential election results, in Minsk, Belarus, 20 September 2020, Valery Sharifulin/TASS via Getty Images

IFEX stands with Belarusian Association of Journalists following court-ordered dissolution, calls on global community to support Belarusian rights defenders

IFEX expresses solidarity with its member the Belarusian Association of Journalists (BAJ), following today’s politically-motivated decision by the Belarus Supreme Court to liquidate the organisation. We call on the international community to support all Belarusian journalists and rights defenders whose lives and livelihoods are under threat.