Category Archives: Minsk

Belarus: Review of Anarchist Activity in 2017

The past year was quite eventful in the political life of Belarus, the most important event being the Spring protest of the Belarusians against the current government and its anti-social policies. And although the protest was brutally dispersed and the … Continue reading

Posted in 2017 in review, Anarchist Movement, Anarchist Prisoners, Belarus, Brest, Dmitry Polienko, Fuck Lukashenko, Fuck The Social Parasite Law, Kirill Alekseev, Minsk, Videos

Minsk, Belarus: Banner Action in Solidarity with Anarchist Prisoner Kirill Alekseev

02.09.17: In Minsk, anarchists hung a banner with the inscription “We’ll destroy the dungeons, so that together we can go to the end!” in honour of the birthday of the arrested anarchist Kirill Alekseev. At the moment, Kirill is in the … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchist Prisoners, Banners, Belarus, Kirill Alekseev, Minsk

Minsk, Belarus: Day of Solidarity with Anarchist Prisoners

29.08.17: Last Saturday Minsk has joined the International Week of Solidarity with anarchist prisoners[1] – a marathon of actions and events happening around the world from 23 to 30 August. Yesterday we were remembering not only Belarusian anarchist prisoners but also … Continue reading

Posted in Alexei Sutuga (Sokrat), Anarchist Black Cross Belarus, Belarus, International Solidarity, Mikola Dziadok, Minsk

May Day 2017: Anarchists Take Action In Cities Across Belarus

On May 1st, on the day of remembrance of workers who died in the struggle for their rights, anarchists in various cities of Belarus conducted actions of agitation calling on the people of Belarus to strike and resist. In Minsk, … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchist Movement, Banners, Belarus, Brest, Byaroza, Direct Action, Fuck Lukashenko, Graffiti, May Day 2017, Minsk, Salihorsk, Videos

Belarus: Anarchists Hang a Banner and an Effigy of a Riot Cop in Minsk

28.04.17: The last few months in Belarus were marked by an upsurge in protests against Decree No. 3 or the ‘social parasite tax’: Actions and rallies took place across the country which really scared the Lukashenko government. On March 25, … Continue reading

Posted in ACAB, Banners, Belarus, Direct Action, Fuck Lukashenko, Fuck The Police, Minsk, Repression

Belarus: Dozens of anarchists arrested in Minsk after anti-government protests

15.03.17: Today in three major cities of Belarus – Minsk, Mogilev and Grodno – people took the streets protesting against government attempts to collect tax off the unemployed (details of the story HERE). In Minsk, demonstrations managed to gather more … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchist Movement, Anarchist Prisoners, Belarus, Direct Action, Fuck Lukashenko, Fuck The Social Parasite Law, Minsk, Repression

Belarus: Anarchist action in Minsk against the so-called ‘Social Parasite Law’

“The Officials Are The Main Parasites!” – Anarchists block the street in Minsk In late February, anarchists blocked and marched on one of the main streets in Belarus. Anti-people measures labeled the ‘Social Parasite Law’* are in fact an incompetent … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchist Movement, Belarus, Direct Action, Fuck Lukashenko, Fuck The Social Parasite Law, Minsk