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Report Data - Belarus - 2013

Official Data

Year Hate crimes recorded by police Prosecuted Sentenced About these data
2018 Not available Not available Not available
2017 Not available Not available Not available
2016 Not available Not available Not available
2015 31 Not available 4
2014 26 Not available 1
NGO reports 
Organization Report 

Gay Belarus reported one physical assault resulting in serious injury carried out by a group against two gay men outside a club.

Organization Name 
Description Type 
Reports
IGO Reports 
Organization Report 

The United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) recommended that Belarus improve its criminal law on acts of discrimination and hate speech, and make racist motivation an aggravating circumstance in determining sanctions for violent crimes.

Bias Motivation 
Description Type 
Developments
ODIHR Recommendations 

ODIHR observes that Belarus law enforcement agencies have not recorded the bias motivations of hate crimes.