(Nyon, Switzerland, 8 June, 2021) — The Belarusian authorities should immediately drop all criminal charges against Aliaksandra Herasimenia and Aliaksandr Apeikin, chair and executive director of the Belarusian Sport Solidarity Foundation (BSSF), the Sport & Rights Alliance said today.Continue reading “SRA CALLS FOR BELARUS TO DROP CHARGES AGAINST SPORTS GROUP FOUNDERS”
INTERVIEW: INGO PETZ ON FOOTBALL & THE BELARUS PROTESTS
In light of the ongoing wave of anti-regime protests in Belarus, Football Supporters Europe (FSE) recently spoke to Ingo Petz. Ingo is an FSE staff member, freelance journalist, founder of Fankurve Ost, and an expert on Belarusian politics and civil society.
We discussed the origins of the protests, their relationship to football, and the involvement of fans.Continue reading “INTERVIEW: INGO PETZ ON FOOTBALL & THE BELARUS PROTESTS”