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The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet says that she continues to be alarmed by “persistent allegations” of “widespread and systematic torture” of protesters in Belarus, deeply concerned over restrictions on civic space & fundamental freedoms.
23 international and Belarusian human rights organisations, including FIDH, launched the campaign #FreeViasna to demand the release of seven detained Viasna members.
EU Special Representative for Human Rights Eamon Gilmore called on behalf of the European Union for the unconditional releases of imprisoned members of Viasna HRC.
UN special rapporteur Anais Marin said Belarusian repression now got worse than "catastrophic"
Several key Belarusian and international human rights organizations announced plans to launch an international campaign of solidarity entitled #FreeViasna at the coordination meeting in Vilnius.