Yury Rubtsow

Authorities have no plans for liberalization, Belarusian Popular Front leader says

The Belarusian authorities have no intention to move toward political liberalization despite stepping up their dialogue with the West,

Opposition activist Rubtsow leaves jail after serving out 25-day sentence

Opposition activist Yury Rubtsow was released from the detention center on Akrestsina Street in Minsk on May 21 after he served out a 25-day jail sentence...

Opposition activist Rubtsow leaves jail after serving out 25-day sentence

Opposition activist Yury Rubtsow was released from the detention center on Akrestsina Street in Minsk on May 21 after he served out a 25-day jail sentence...

Chernobyl anniversary march draws some 500 people

Demonstrators demanded an immediate halt to the ongoing construction of Belarus’ first-ever nuclear power plant.

All nine people arrested outside jail in Minsk released without charge

  All the nine people who were arrested Wednesday outside a jail in Minsk were released without a charge later in the day.

Police arrest nine people outside jail in Minsk

  Police on November 6 arrested opposition activist Yury Rubtsow, who was just released after serving a three-day jail sentence, and eight other people who were meeting him outside the detention center on Akrestsina Street in Minsk.

Opposition activist gets three days in jail over T-shirt displayed during Dzyady march

A judge of the Savetski District Court in Minsk on Monday sentenced opposition activist Yury Rubtsow...

Opposition activists stage traditional Dzyady march

An estimated crowd of about 400 people staged an annual commemorative march in Minsk on Sunday to honor the memory of Stalin terror victims...