Mikhail Marynich

Opposition politician Marynich dies at 74

Prominent opposition politician and former political prisoner Mikhail Marynich died in Minsk on October 17. He was 74. The cause of Mr. Marynich's death was not immediately known.

Opposition calls for UN inquiry into high-profile disappearances

Opposition politicians Yury Zakharanka and Viktar Hanchar, businessman Anatol Krasowski and journalist Dzmitry Zavadski went missing in 1999-2000.

Former presidential candidate Kazulin set to establish Association of Political Prisoners

Dr. Kazulin will apply to the justice ministry for registration. He said that if denied it, he would seek a legal status for his organization abroad.