Here we present the key facts about the criminal prosecution against Viktar Babaryka: in which conditions the presidential candidate is being detained, how his right to counsel is being fulfilled, and whether he is presumed innocent until proven guilty. In the documents below you can find all the facts, links to media articles and the timeline of events.
Amnesty International has recognised Viktar and Eduard Babaryka as prisoners of conscience
UN experts demand end to crackdown on protesters in Belarus ahead of elections
Belarusian human rights organisations have recognised Viktar Babaryka as a political prisoner and demand the immediate release of himself and the rest of his team
The UK are calling up on the Belarusian government to release Viktar Babaryka and other detainees