A Belarussian pastor was imprisoned and fined for unknown reasons. He is part of a larger trend of clergymen being targeted by the Lukashenko regime.
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Orthodox activists are starting a strange campaign in Belarus, writes columnist Zmicier Chvedaruk. “These activists are saying that other cultures are violent and shouldn’t exist at all.”
The New Life Church in Minsk filed an appeal against its liquidation. The congregation was ordered to dissolve last month.
A Belarusian Christian's prison sentence has been extended for a year. His youngest son has never seen him.
A judge of the Minsk City Court has officially confirmed the liquidation of the New Life Church in Minsk in a civil court case.
Will they still exist next year? Or even next month? For churches in Belarus, this question is real. Especially the New Life Church in Minsk has been the target of the Belarusian authorities for months already. Next week, the congregation will be in court.
All Belarusian schools held an official day of Belarusian People's Unity on September 15. But Zmicier Chviedaruk feels some happiness that Belarusians are still divided.
Pastor Vladimir Stepanovich Burshtyn was handcuffed and taken to court. His offence was preaching the Gospel in a local park.
Pastor Vyacheslav Goncharenko from the New Life Church in Minsk was detained on Tuesday.
The Belarusian prosecutor accused the New Life Church in Minsk of undermining state security and inciting political hatred.