Gay Belarus reported one physical assault resulting in serious injury carried out by a group against two gay men outside a club.
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Report Data - Belarus - 2013
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.
ODIHR observes that Belarus law enforcement agencies have not recorded the bias motivations of hate crimes.