Election campaign

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25 - 31.05.2020
Mass pickets and arrests; slogans “Freedom” and “Begone!”

By Dzianis Melyantsou Contenders continued to collect signatures,...

18 - 24.05.2020
A mass public rally in Minsk, 15 registered initiative groups, opposition-free election commissions

By Valeria Kostyugova The Central Electoral Commission (CEC) has...

11 - 17.05.2020
The presidential campaign 2020: growing political activity, numerous bidders, preliminary screening, and detentions

By Valeriya Kostyugova Since the presidential campaign kicked off...

04 - 10.05.2020
Lukashenka has launched the presidential campaign on Victory Day

By Zmicier Kuchlej The Presidential elections will be held on...

18 - 24.11.2019
Assessments by domestic and international observers, appeals of the results

Independent domestic and international observers have noted a regress...

11 - 17.11.2019
Elections results: no opposition in parliament, massive fraud with turnout and rigging of results

The 2019 parliamentary campaign was, by all means, worse than the...

04 - 10.11.2019
The ongoing campaigning: sweeping censorship, democratic candidates decrease in number

Last week, the ongoing parliamentary campaign became visible in Minsk...

28 - 03.11.2019
Campaigning is ongoing: debates, TV appeals, deregistration, censorship and restrictions

The CEC has deregistered nine candidates, campaigning in the state...

21 - 27.10.2019
A candidate stripped registration for explicitly anti-government statements

The authorities' approach to the ongoing election campaign aims to...

14 - 20.10.2019
The president’s revelation about orchestrated elections

Only 558 candidates of 703 applicants were registered by election...

07 - 13.10.2019
The competition in the parliamentary elections has increased significantly

A record-high number of nomination documents, 703, have been accepted...

30 - 06.10.2019
Authorities have tightened approach to the formation of precinct election commissions

So far, the approach to organising the 2019 parliamentary elections...

23 - 29.09.2019
Progress in elections organization due to greater inclusiveness

The Belarusian authorities aim to enhance the inclusiveness and...

16 - 22.09.2019
Democratic forces alter communication strategies

The ongoing parliamentary campaign features high nomination activity...

09 - 15.09.2019
The nomination of candidates is ongoing amid the exceptionally low media coverage

By September 12th, 2019, a record number of registration documents,...

02 - 08.09.2019
Political organizations have registered initiative groups, the CEC has formed high-level commissions

As compared with 2016, the CEC included seven more opposition...