UN: 4,644 Complaints Filed With Investigative Bodies On Violence By Security Forces

4,644 complaints had been filed with the Investigative Committee on the use of violence and anti-riot equipment by law enforcement officers during the protests. For more than 1,050 of those complaints, the Committee decided not to open criminal cases. This is stated in the information note received by the UN representatives from the Belarusian authorities. The information was announced by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet at the 46th session of the UN Human Rights Council with a report on Belarus. “The Government’s information note with respect to our report, which we received on 10 February, indicates that “the … Continue reading UN: 4,644 Complaints Filed With Investigative Bodies On Violence By Security Forces