Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, the leader of the Coordination Council of the opposition in Belarus, who became a candidate for the European Parliament’s human rights prize, announced the preparation of the so-called. A “black list” of law enforcement officers involved in violence against protesters.
According to her, the list has a working title “Taraikovsky’s List”, because the first victim of police brutality was Alexander Taraikovsky.
In addition, according to Tikhanovskaya, the sanctions list will include persons involved in torture and abuse of detainees in jails and prisons.
“We will transfer this list to Ukraine, Turkey, Russia, EU countries and the United States. The list will be published and will be constantly expanded ”, – said Tikhanovskaya.
Let us remind you that earlier international human rights activists accused Minsk of mass arrests and torture, reporting hundreds of wounded and thousands of detained protesters.