Happy birthday Ales! | Den norske Helsingforskomité

Happy birthday Ales!

Happy birthday Ales!

Imprisoned Belarusian human rights defender Ales Bialiatski turned 49 yesterday. Ales was forced to celebrate his birthday behind bars, despite calls from UN, from EU and all over the world for his release.

Read more on the web-site of Viasna, the human rights organisation he founded and has led for 15 years.

Norwegian Helsinki Committee this week travel to Warsaw to participate in a mutual campaign for the release of Bialiatski at the OSCE Human Dimensions Implementation Meeting.

Read more on our site about the arrest of Ales here.