Ex-presidential candidate, the leader of the civil campaign "Tell the Truth" Nyaklyayeu turned to Juan Mendez, the UN special rapporteur on torture.
— Today, Belarus has created a situation where even the relatives of prisoners have the opportunity to to see them — said the correspondent of "People's Will" Nyaklyayeu. — Relatives are unknown. The situation of prisoners is just terrible. Many say that the cells they are under pressure, but the public does not know who crushes on them, what methods is that pressure.
All attempts by the public to open the "veil of ignorance," in this issue stumble upon deaf silence of power. The only way — is to appeal to international organizations. Maybe they can do something. So our first step — an UN special rapporteur on torture. The address set forth specific facts of torture in Belarusian prisons. Now have to wait for an international response. "