The human rights situation and the issue of political prisoners in Belarus has received significant international attention. This page presents many, though not all, resolutions, policies and debates from the following international institutions as well as press-releases and statements by their official representatives:

United Nations: Human Rights Council (UNHRC) and its Working Group on Arbitrary Detention

Council of Europe: its Secretary General, Parliament Assembly (PACE) and Commissioner for Human Rights

Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE): its Chairperson-in-Office, Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR), OSCE Parliamentary Assembly  and its Committee on Democracy, Human Rights and Humanitarian Questions

United States of America:  Congress and Department of State

European Union: European Parliament and CouncilEuropean Commission and European External Action Service

Member States of European Union: representatives of national Parliaments and Ministers of International Affairs

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development


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