Vitaliya Bandarenka, a 19-year-old political prisoner held in the pre-trial detention center No. 7 in Brest, was forced to sign five blank sheets of paper.
German bank KfW IPEX-Bank denied a 100 million euro loan for Belarus.
A former prisoner of the Shklou penal colony No. 17, where political prisoner Vitold Ashurak was killed, spoke about the horror happening there.
The head of the Vatican's press hall Matteo Bruni published a statement on Belarus due to numerous requests from journalists and the continuing pressure of the authorities on the representatives of the Catholic Church in Belarus.
Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya is on a three-day working visit to Germany where she will meet with top Foreign Ministry officials, the office of Prime Minister Angela Merkel, representatives of main political parties, and the Belarusian diaspora.
Former assistant prosecutor Yauhen Babak, who was at home after being diagnosed with coronavirus, was visited by a task force squad wearing bulletproof vests. His apartment was raided.
The judge and prosecutor decided to send Stsiapan for a forensic psychiatric examination, although such an examination had already been carried out.
The volunteers of ex-presidential candidate Viktar Babaryka's headquarters and political prisoners Ihar Yarmolau, Mikola Saseu, Uladzislau Karetski, and Dzmitry Kanapelka have received five years in a medium-security penal colony today.