Gennady Fedynich, the leader of the Belarusian REP Trade Union, gave his assessment of the meeting of the joint ITUC + IndustriAll mission with officials of the Belarusian Government: "The mission expressed its concerns, and Govt's officials pretended to be listening. They were mostly concerned about the upcoming June ILO's…
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On April 18, a joint mission of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) and the Global IndustriAll Trade Union had a meeting with Belarusian officials from the Ministries of Labour and Social Protection, and of Foreign Affairs, after which a press conference was held.
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The meeting with the joint mission of the Global IndustriALL Union and International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) will discuss Ordinance No. 3 and the criminal case against the REP Trade Union. The press conference will start at 5 p.m. on April 18, in the Hampton by Hilton Hotel (8 Tolstoy…
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On April 14, Andrei Strizhak, Deputy Chairman of the Gomel REP Branch, was stopped at crossing the Lithuanian-Belarusian border for an in-depth and personal search – for the third time in a row. He was returning from Sweden, where he took part in the Rights Defenders' Day Global Conference.
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Andrei Strizhak and Leonid Sudalenko, REP activists from Gomel, filed a lawsuit against the city executive committee, which had banned an applied picket. However, the court session has failed. Andrei has commented on the situation: "The court session was scheduled for April 5. We had applied for a picket aiming…
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The Euronews English has made an exclusive report on the situation in the today's Belarus.
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