This portlet should not exist anymore
The people of Belarus reacted to the injustice by holding peaceful demonstrations and meetings. The regime responded in the most gruesome way. Thousands upon thousands were detained. In the detention centres and jails, people were beaten, tortured, raped, humiliated, as well denied food and water, medical attention, and the opportunity to speak to a
Some were arrested for attending a demonstration. Some for wearing something white – the colour of
the opposition. And some had simply been in the wrong place at the wrong time.
In this anthology The Stockholm Free World Forum has gathered eleven stories of the people who spoke up, with the financial support of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung.
The world must know what happened.
To receive you own copy of the book, contact the KAS Nordic Office on email@example.com.