Aleh Korban

Opposition activists demonstrate in Minsk in support of Belsat TV

A group of Belarusian opposition activists demonstrated in front of the Presidential Administration in downtown Minsk, demanding that the government ensure the existence of a Belarusian-language independent television channel to counter Russian television propaganda.

Opposition activist Dabratvor sentenced to 14 days in jail for allegedly uttering obscenities

Ilya Dabratvor, a member of opposition groups called Razam and Alternatyva, was sentenced Tuesday to 14 days in jail for allegedly using obscen

Opposition youth group called Alternatyva holds founding conference in Minsk

An opposition youth organization called Alternatyva (Alternative) held its founding conference in Minsk on Saturday in an attempt to obtain legal status.

Minsk government\'s institute to explore possibility of putting up monument to Kastus Kalinowski

  The Minsk City Executive Committee has announced that its institute for social and economic problems will explore the possibility of putting up a monument to national resistance hero Kastus Kalinowski.

United Civic Party’s youth wing holds formal founding conference to apply to authorities for registration

  The United Civic Party (UCP)’s youth wing called Maladyya Demakraty (Young Democrats) held a formal founding conference in Minsk on April 14 in yet another attempt to obtain legal status.

Police drop criminal cases against two post-election protesters

The Minsk city police department has dropped the criminal cases that were opened against Aleh Korban and Ales Arastovich...

KGB seizes seven computers, Ramanchuk’s campaign material from United Civic Party office

Officers of the Committee for State Security (KGB) conducted a search for more than four hours at the Minsk office of the United Civic Party (UCP), seizing seven computers, a phone book, a business card holder, and leaflets and other campaign material of the party’s presid

Book about politically motivated convictions launched in Minsk

A launch party for a Polish-printed book about the people convicted for their political activities in 2007 took place in the Belarusian Popular Front’s office in Minsk on May 29.

Opposition activists convicted of acting on behalf of unregistered organization

Five young opposition activists were convicted of running an unregistered organization in a trial that came to an end in Minsk's Savetski District Court on May 29...

Criminal case against Malady Front leaders goes to court

The criminal case against five members of an opposition youth group called Malady Front (Young Front) accused of running an unregistered organization...

Dozens opposition youths detained in Minsk

Roughly 30 members of the unregistered Malady Front youth opposition group were detained by police and KGB officers in Minsk on Sunday.